Finding Self Storage in Watsonville, CA: Top Tips
If you're searching for self storage in Watsonville, there are a few things you should keep in mind. The pricing and availability of storage units in Watsonville will depend on several factors such as the real estate climate, the number of people moving into or throughout the area, housing conditions in the city, and the general wealth and prosperity of the area. Using US Census data, we've pieced together a better picture of those factors as they relate to self storage in Watsonville.Watsonville, CA Moving and Storage
Many people use storage as part of their move, so if there are many people moving to Watsonville, you might expect storage prices to be higher and unit availability to be lower. By looking at population changes in Watsonville, we should be able to get an idea of how many people are moving to or from the city. The Watsonville metro area grew from 51,274 persons in 2010 to 53,111 persons in 2014 according to the US Census, an increase of 3.58%.Self Storage and Real Estate in Watsonville, CA
Housing occupancy and vacancy rates in Watsonville can help us get a better idea of how much demand there is for living and storage space in Watsonville and thus the kind of storage prices and availability we should expect to find. Low rates of vacancy in Watsonville housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Watsonville may then also be in short supply, which means Watsonville storage unit prices may be higher. 4% of housing units in Watsonville are vacant according to the US Census, while 96% are occupied. That's a higher rate than average for US cities, suggesting storage unit occupancy in Watsonville may also be higher. That might make it harder to find cheap storage in Watsonville.
There are 7 self storage units in Watsonville, CA in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Watsonville, CA 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 $2.57. This is 157.12% higher with $1.57 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 Watsonville including:
If storage near Watsonville, California is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 14 nearby cities including Aptos, Capitola, Castroville, Felton, Freedom, Gilroy, Marina, Morgan Hill, Salinas, San Juan Bautista, San Martin, Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley, Soquel.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Watsonville. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Watsonville, CA Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Watsonville, CA, please visit our Watsonville, CA Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.