You'll won't have the easiest of times telling a good deal on storage in Silvis from a great one if you don't know what storage in Silvis usually rents for. Even though you may have booked storage units in other cities in the past, prices could be quite different in your current location, which makes it difficult to know what the standard price is. But don't worry: SelfStorage.com has all the data you need in order to go into your storage search well informed.
self storage renters in Silvis pay an average montly rate of $58. To give those thinking of renting storage for a year or more some better perspective, that's about $696 per anum. Don't, however, put too much weight on that number, as it does not discriminate by unit size. There often are substanial price gaps between the various unit sizes. Self storage in Silvis comes in these standard sizes: 5x10, 10x10, 10x15, 10x20, and 10x30. The average rental rates for each size of storage unit found in Silvis are:
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Some storage seekers are able to find much cheaper rates by looking in nearby communities in addition to their own. 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. Though you may have to travel farther to access your unit, the additional savings might just be worth it. If the average price of self storage (which includes facilities called mini storage or public self storage) is higher in Silvis, then you'll definitely want to expand your search. So is it?
Silvis's average price of $58 a month for a unit ranks it as the 74th most expensive city for self-storage in Illinois, which itself ranks as the 12th most expensive state for storage. In more exact terms, storage in Silvis costs an average of $26.36 less than the average storage unit in Illinois, which goes for 84.36.
While average prices will give you a good idea of how much you should expect to spend, they don't necessarily tell us if storage is relatively affordable in that city. In order to establish some kind of index of affordability for Silvis storage, we've developed a 'relative price' scale which takes the cost of living in terms of state median income into account. The median income in Illinois is $51,483.00, which means the average storage unit in Silvis would require 1.35% of a median earner's monthly income. Comparing this percentage to other cities in Illinois shows us that it ranks at the 35th percentile and is therefore a somewhat cheap place to rent a self-storage unit.
The same holds true on a national scale, where self-storage rates in Silvis are comparatively relatively cheap, ranking in at the 34th percentile among cities on our nationwide network. Nationwide, storage costs an average $72.15 a month. Expect to pay about $14.15 less than that for self storage in Silvis.
The self storage market being of a seasonal nature, the prices on offer at the moment could be substantially different from those you'll see two months from now. Storage prices generally reach their peak during the period from May to September, coinciding with moving season. National Moving Day (the day following Memorial Day) is typically seen as the first real day of the high season and is often the busiest day of the year for storage facilities. Seasonal prices are often even more extreme in college towns, where students book a large number of self storage units during their summer vacation.
Silvis isn't nearly as affected by seasonal change as most other cities are, the average price of storage remaining relatively stable throughout the year. Still, hunting for storage during the cheapest month of the year is always a great way to find a good deal. April is the most expensive month for storage in Silvis, with an average price of $79. The cheapest prices on storage in Silvis can be found during the month of March, where the average cost of a unit is $58.
If you’re considering buying/selling a home instead of renting, it’s crucial to find a storage unit that will last you through the purchase or sale process. Especially when, according to Zillow, Silvis had an average home value of $129,000 which in the past year is down 0.003%.