Everything You Need to Know About Finding Self Storage in Yuma, AZ
Before beginning your self storage search in Yuma, there are a few things you should know. Storage unit prices and availability in Yuma are determined by many different factors, including real estate, population growth, the wealth of the local population, the current economic climate, and more. We used US Census data on Yuma to give you a better idea of these factors.Moving and Storage in Yuma, AZ
If there are many people moving to or from Yuma, prices could be higher than in other cities. That's because self storage if often used as part of a home move. A city with a high amount of moving activity should see substantial changes in population, so by looking at population data for Yuma we can get a better idea of the amount of moving activity. The Yuma metro area grew from 91,380 persons in 2010 to 93,400 persons in 2014 according to the US Census, an increase of 2.21%.The Real Estate Climate and Self Storage in Yuma, AZ
Housing occupancy and vacancy rates in Yuma can help us get a better idea of how much demand there is for living and storage space in Yuma and thus the kind of storage prices and availability we should expect to find. High occupancy rates can indicate a lack of housing supply in Yuma, which may correlate to a lack of storage unit inventory and thus higher rental rates for self storage in the Yuma area. 20.5% of housing units in Yuma are vacant according to the US Census, while 79.5% are occupied. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Yuma may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Yuma than in other cities.
There are 4 self storage units in Yuma, AZ in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Yuma, AZ 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 $1.25. This is 25.17% higher with $0.25 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 Yuma including:
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Yuma. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Yuma, AZ Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Yuma, AZ, please visit our Yuma, AZ Vehicle Storage page.