Tips for Finding Self Storage in Waterford, CT
Just starting your Waterford 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 Waterford, 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 Waterford.Waterford, CT Moving and Storage
Many people use storage as part of their move, so if there are many people moving to Waterford, you might expect storage prices to be higher and unit availability to be lower. A city with a high amount of moving activity should see substantial changes in population, so by looking at population data for Waterford we can get a better idea of the amount of moving activity. The US Census tells us that the metro area population of Waterford declined from 19,509 in 2010 to 19,427 in 2014, a loss of -0.42%.Self Storage and Real Estate in Waterford, CT
Vacancy and occupancy rates in the Waterford housing market can help us gauge the demand for living space and thus self-storage space in Waterford, and may hint at storage availability and pricing. If there's low vacancy rates in Waterford housing, there's likely low vacancy at Waterford storage facilities. This would allow storage facilities in Waterford to charge higher prices for their units. 6% of housing units in Waterford are vacant according to the US Census, while 94% are occupied. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Waterford may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Waterford than in other cities.
There are 8 self storage units in Waterford, CT in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Waterford, CT 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 $1.76. This is 75.72% higher with $0.76 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 Waterford including:
If storage near Waterford, Connecticut is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Centerbrook, Clinton, Colchester, Franklin, Gales Ferry, Griswold, Groton, Haddam, Jewett City, Ledyard, Mystic, New London, Niantic, North Franklin, Norwich.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Waterford. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Waterford, CT Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Waterford, CT, please visit our Waterford, CT Vehicle Storage page.