Titusville, FL Self Storage: FAQ
How much should I expect my storage rental rates to be in Titusville?
It's often the case that storage prices can swing to the opposite end of the spectrum within a few blocks in the same city, just as real estate values are liable to do. That's why those looking for the best deal on a storage unit should expand the area of their search as far and wide as possible. Depending on how often you'll need to access your unit, this could be the way to go. But is it worth expanding your search, or is self-storage (commonly called mini storage or public storage) cheaper in Titusville than its surroundings? We asked the analysts at SelfStorage.com to find out.
With its average price of $54 a month for a unit, Titusville is the 121st most expensive city for self-storage in the state of Florida, which itself is the 15th most-expensive state for storage. In more exact terms, storage in Titusville costs an average of $24.63 less than the average storage unit in Florida, which goes for 78.63.
An average price alone, however, doesn't tell you if storage is or isn't more affordable in one city versus another, as the cost of living will also be different. We use our 'relative price' scale to calculate the relative affordability of storage in a given area using the state median income. A storage unit in Titusville will on average cost 1.43% of a median earner's monthly income, given that the yearly median income in Florida is $45,281.00. Compared to the price-as-percent-of-income in other Florida cities, Titusville ranks at the 28th percentile, making storage here relatively affordable.
When placed on a national scale and compared to cities across the country, storage prices in Titusville are still relatively cheap, ranking at the 39th percentile in terms of relative expense. Expect to pay $18.15 less than the national average of $72.15 when searching for self storage in Titusville.
Which areas of Titusville are the cheapest for storage units? Which areas are the most costly?
Certain areas of Titusville can be significantly cheaper or more expensive for storage than others. Storage is cheapest in the 32796 ZIP code in Titusville, where the average rental price is $87.67. You might want to avoid searching in the 32780 ZIP code, which, with its average unit price of $96.68 a month, is the highest-priced place for self storage in Titusville.
How many self-storage locations are there in Titusville? Should I have trouble finding a facility?
If your area is well-served by a large number of facilities, finding the right unit might be easier for you than for others in communities where less storage space is on offer. So how many storage businesses are located in Titusville?
Based on our data, we estimate that there are about 12 storage facilities doing business in the Titusville, FL area. Other cities in Florida average only 10 storage facilities, 2 less than what's available in Titusville, which means Titusville is home to a large number of storage businesses. Titusville also boasts the 39th highest count of storage facilities out of all 173 cities in Florida, making up 0.73% of the state's facility count. But what about on a national scale? Even then, Titusville has more storage facilities than the average city, 3 more than the average 9, to be exact.
'But what about self storage facilities per capita?', you might be thinking. Comparing Titusville to other cities in Florida irrespective of population does, indeed, make little sense. Are the 12 storage facilities providing the 44,510 people living in Titusville with enough storage space? For its size, Titusville is actually a bit above average in terms of the number of self-storage facilities servicing the community, as the average among cities in the 25,000 to 50,000 population bracket is 7 facilities, 5 below Titusville. Titusville's above average number of facilities seems to be corroborated when we look at the actual per capita number of facilities. In terms of self-storage facilities per capita, Titusville ranks in the 58th percentile nationwide, meaning that it has a moderately-high amount of storage space for its 44,510 residents. When it comes to cities in Florida, Titusville still has a comparatively-high level of storage space per capita, ranking in at the 58th percentile.
We can't feel satisfied concluding our look at facilities per capita without mentioning the fact that Titusville is seeing some modest population growth. The city saw 8.5% more people move there from 2000-2010. Though that's not insignificant, it is 9.1% less growth than the 17.6% that Florida in total saw. With fewer people moving in than elsewhere in the state and a high number of facilities per person, Titusville seems to be the ideal place in Florida to search for a storage unit.
How much should I expect storage facilities in Titusville to charge per month for my unit?
It's hard to tell a good price on storage from a great one when you're unaware of how much self storage in Titusville should cost in the first place. Since unit prices can change dramatically from one city to the next, the only real measure you have is other facilities in the immediate area. But don't worry: we've gone ahead and calculated everything you might need to know about the price of storage in Titusville.
Rental rates average $54 a month for a storage unit in Titusville. Over the period of a year, that would cost approximately $648, in case you're thinking of renting for a longer period of time. It's important to note here that that average price does include all standard storage unit sizes. Larger units can be more than twice as expensive as the smaller sizes. The standard sizes of storage available in Titusville include 5x5, 5x10, 10x10, 10x15, 10x20, and 10x30. Below you'll find the average price by each size:
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What's the best time of year to book self storage in Titusville, FL?
It's often true that the same storage unit at the same storage facility will cost significantly more or less in April than it does in November. That's because self storage is a seasonal industry. Peaking in May through September, when most people in the United States move, and dropping to their lowest in October through March, when far fewer people move homes, storage prices and closely linked to moving patterns. The single busiest day of the high season is typically National Moving Day, also called 'Crazy Tuesday' by storage facility operators for the amount of activity they see that day, which is the day after Memorial Day. College towns often see more radical seasonal swings, as their student populations drive demand on smaller units in particular up during the summer.
Seasonal price effects are somewhat more noticeable in Titusville than in other cities, so expect a decent amount of change between high and low seasons. The best way to keep seasonal changes at bay is to negotiate with the facility when you first book your unit for a single rate that will remain unchanged for the entire time you stay there. With its average price of $31, August is the cheapest month to book storage in Titusville. With an average price of $140, February is the most expensive month to rent storage in Titusville.
THE BOTTOM LINE ON TITUSVILLE SELF STORAGE:
Are you looking for the best possible rate on a self storage unit in Titusville, FL? August is the best month of the year to find cheap storage, and you'll have the most success looking in the 32796 ZIP code. The worst month to look for storage is February, when unit prices hit their pinnacle, and be aware that the 32780 area is the most expensive.