Finding Self Storage in Southgate, MI: Everything You Need To Know
If you're searching for self storage in Southgate, there are a few things you should keep in mind. If you're wondering how much you should expect to pay for self storage in Southgate, consider the fact that storage prices are closely related to factors like the real estate climate, the economic prospects of the city, and population growth. The US Census keeps accurate data relating to all of these factors, so we've used their data on Southgate to help inform your Southgate self storage search.Southgate, MI Moving and Storage
Self storage is commonly used as a secure place to store one's belongings when moving into a new home. If there's a high amount of moving activity in Southgate, that could affect storage unit pricing and availability. A city with a high amount of moving activity should see substantial changes in population, so by looking at population data for Southgate we can get a better idea of the amount of moving activity. The Southgate metro area saw its population decline from 29,983 persons in 2010 to 29,416 persons in 2014 according to the US Census, a decrease of -1.89%.Self Storage and Real Estate in Southgate, MI
One way to get an idea of the demand for housing and storage space in Southgate is to look at housing occupancy and vacancy rates. If housing occupancy rates in Southgate are high, it's probably safe to assume that storage facility occupancy rates in Southgate are also high, which would push unit prices up. According to US Census estimates, 93.7% of housing units in Southgate are occupied, while the vacancy rate is at 6.3%. The average occupancy rate in US cities is approximately 89%, which is lower than the rate in Southgate, suggesting that storage unit inventory might also be tighter in Southgate. With fewer units available, storage facilities in Southgate may charge higher prices.
There are 20 self storage units in Southgate, MI in a 15 mile radius to choose from with up to 20 storage facilities, you may find cheaper storage prices in Southgate comparable to the national average price.
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.45. This is 44.59% higher with $0.45 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 Southgate including:
If storage near Southgate, Michigan is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Allen Park, Belleville, Canton, Carleton, Dearborn, Dearborn Heights, Detroit, Ferndale, Flat Rock, Garden City, Grosse Ile, Hazel Park, Highland Park, Inkster, Lincoln Park.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Southgate. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Southgate, MI Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Southgate, MI, please visit our Southgate, MI Vehicle Storage page.