Finding Self Storage in Valparaiso, IN: Everything You Need To Know
Just starting your Valparaiso self storage search? There are a few things you should know. If you're wondering how much you should expect to pay for self storage in Valparaiso, 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. Using US Census data, we've pieced together a better picture of those factors as they relate to self storage in Valparaiso.Self Storage and Moving in Valparaiso, IN
Many people use storage as part of their move, so if there are many people moving to Valparaiso, you might expect storage prices to be higher and unit availability to be lower. By looking at population changes in Valparaiso, we should be able to get an idea of how many people are moving to or from the city. According to the US Census, the Valparaiso metro area's population grew from 31,777 in 2010 to 32,369 in 2014, a growth rate of 1.86%.Self Storage and Real Estate in Valparaiso, IN
Housing unit occupancy can give us an idea of what the demand is like for living and storage space in Valparaiso. Low rates of vacancy in Valparaiso housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Valparaiso may then also be in short supply, which means Valparaiso storage unit prices may be higher. The US Census estimates that housing vacancy rates in Valparaiso are at 6.6%, while the occupancy rate is at 93.4%. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Valparaiso may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Valparaiso than in other cities.
There are 8 self storage units in Valparaiso, IN in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Valparaiso, IN 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 $1.31. This is 30.82% higher with $0.31 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 Valparaiso including:
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We also have specialized storage to choose from in Valparaiso. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Valparaiso, IN Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Valparaiso, IN, please visit our Valparaiso, IN Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.