Everything You Need to Know About Finding Self Storage in Saraland, AL
If you're searching for self storage in Saraland, there are a few things you should keep in mind. Saraland storage unit prices and availability are closely related to things like real estate prices, the type of housing available in the area, the city's wealth, and whether or not many people are moving to the area. In order to give you a better idea of these factors in Saraland, we pulled in data from the US Census.Saraland, AL Moving and Storage
If there are many people moving to or from Saraland, prices could be higher than in other cities. That's because self storage if often used as part of a home move. By looking at population changes in Saraland, we should be able to get an idea of how many people are moving to or from the city. The Saraland metro area grew from 13,609 persons in 2010 to 13,744 persons in 2014 according to the US Census, an increase of 0.99%.Real Estate and Self Storage in Saraland, AL
One way to get an idea of the demand for housing and storage space in Saraland is to look at housing occupancy and vacancy rates. Low rates of vacancy in Saraland housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Saraland may then also be in short supply, which means Saraland storage unit prices may be higher. Saraland is estimated to have a 89.4% housing occupancy rate, while the vacancy rate is at 10.6%. The average occupancy rate in US cities is approximately 89%, which is lower than the rate in Saraland, suggesting that storage unit inventory might also be tighter in Saraland. With fewer units available, storage facilities in Saraland may charge higher prices.
There are 10 self storage units in Saraland, AL in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Saraland, AL may be higher than average due to less competition.
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.08. This is 7.72% higher with $0.08 net increase in cost per square foot. You'll be paying more in medium to large cities as storage prices are generally higher in densely populated areas.
Choose from multiple self storage facilities in Saraland including:
If storage near Saraland, Alabama is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 9 nearby cities including Bay Minette, Creola, Daphne, Mobile, Prichard, Satsuma, Semmes, Spanish Fort, Stapleton.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Saraland. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Saraland, AL Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Saraland, AL, please visit our Saraland, AL Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.