Tips for Finding Self Storage in Westfield, MA
There are a few things you should know about Westfield self storage before you begin your search. If you're wondering how much you should expect to pay for self storage in Westfield, 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. We used US Census data on Westfield to give you a better idea of these factors.Self Storage and Moving in Westfield, MA
Many people use storage as part of their move, so if there are many people moving to Westfield, you might expect storage prices to be higher and unit availability to be lower. By looking at population changes in Westfield, we should be able to get an idea of how many people are moving to or from the city. From 2010 to 2014, the Westfield metro area population grew from 41,115 to 41,608, a growth rate of 1.2% according to the US Census.Real Estate and Self Storage in Westfield, MA
Vacancy and occupancy rates in the Westfield housing market can help us gauge the demand for living space and thus self-storage space in Westfield, and may hint at storage availability and pricing. High occupancy rates can indicate a lack of housing supply in Westfield, which may correlate to a lack of storage unit inventory and thus higher rental rates for self storage in the Westfield area. Westfield is estimated to have a 95.4% housing occupancy rate, while the vacancy rate is at 4.6%. That's a higher rate than average for US cities, suggesting storage unit occupancy in Westfield may also be higher. That might make it harder to find cheap storage in Westfield.
There are 7 self storage units in Westfield, MA in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Westfield, MA 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 $1.53. This is 52.79% higher with $0.53 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 Westfield including:
If storage near Westfield, Massachusetts is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Agawam, Bloomfield, Broad Brook, Chicopee, Collinsville, East Longmeadow, East Windsor, Easthampton, Enfield, Feeding Hills, Granby, Granby, Hadley, Hampden, Hatfield.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Westfield. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Westfield, MA Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Westfield, MA, please visit our Westfield, MA Vehicle Storage page.