Self Storage in Clinton, MS: Frequently Asked Questions
What's the average price of a storage unit in Clinton?
Scoring a great deal on a storage unit in Clinton has everything to do with knowing what kind of price range to expect. Average prices varying as they do from place to place, the only valuable comparison you can make is with other storage facilities in the area. There's no need to fret, however, as our analysts have gone through the data and have all the statistics on storage in Clinton that you might need.
On average, storage businesses in Clinton charge a rate of $60 per month to rent a storage unit. If you have long term storage needs, keep in mind that that's an average price of $720 a year. Note, however, that that figure is the average for all sizes taken together, and so shouldn't be used as the basis for your storage search. The price you end up paying will depend on the size of the unit you decide to book. Storage units in Clinton come in these standard sizes: 5x5, 5x10, 10x10, 10x15, 10x20 and 10x30. In Clinton, the average price for each standard size is:
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How does the price of a storage unit in Clinton compare with other cities?
Some of the most successful storage finds occur when the storage seeker includes nearby towns, suburbs, and neighborhoods in their search. 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. The extra drive to the facility could very well be worth the monthly savings. Knowing whether or not you should look in nearby cities depends on whether or not self-storage (sometimes called mini storage or public self storage) in those cities is less expensive than in Clinton. We've gone ahead and figured that out for you.
An average price of $60 a month for a storage unit makes Clinton the 13th most expensive city in Mississippi for self-storage, while Mississippi itself is the 31st most expensive state. In general, storage units in Clinton go for $3.32 less than the state average of $63.32.
But average prices don't necessarily tell you how affordable storage is in a given city, as money goes further in some states than it does in others. 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 Clinton will on average cost 1.79% of a median earner's monthly income, given that the yearly median income in Mississippi is $40,227.00. When we compare this storage price as a percent of income to other cities in Mississippi, we find that it ranks in the 55th percentile, making it a fairly expensive place to rent storage.
In addition, storage in Clinton is also somewhat expensive on the national scale, ranking at the 58th percentile compared to other cities across the nation. Expect to pay $12.15 less than the national average of $72.15 when searching for self storage in Clinton.
How many storage facilities are serving the community of Clinton, MS?
Finding the unit you need at the price you want has everything to do with what's available in your area, with more facilities offering more options. In terms of the number of storage businesses in Clinton, are there plenty of options available, or few?
Industry experts at SelfStorage.com estimate that there are approximately 4 storage facilities servicing the Clinton, MS community. That's a very small number of facilties compared to what's on offer in other Mississippi cities, a full 6 fewer than the Mississippi average of 10 per city. Clinton accounts for only 1.46% of facilities in Mississippi, ranking as the 20th largest storage market out of all 28 cities in the state. In addition to having few facilities compared to other cities in Mississippi, Clinton also offers a below-average number of storage facilities compared to other cities across the nation: 5 fewer than the national average of 9, to be precise.
But of course, there are vast differences in population between Clinton and other cities in Mississippi, and even more so nationwide, so not controlling for population makes little sense. So how does Clinton, with its population of 26,258, compare to cities with similar populations? As it turns out, Clinton offers a below-average amount of storage space for a city its size. It's only a bit below average--3 facilities, to be precise--but it does come in under the average 7 storage facilities that cities in the 25,000 to 50,000 population bracket have. In addition, if we look at Clinton's per capita facility count, our former findings seem to be definitively affirmed: Clinton does seem to have few facilities for its size. Clinton's 4 self-storage facilities for its 26,258 residents ranks it in the 40th percentile for storage facilities per capita among cities across the country. That low rank means that there isn't as much storage space for each person in Clinton as there is in most other cities. Even when we only compare Clinton to other cities in its state, it still appears to have relatively little self-storage space for the size of its population, coming in at the 3rd percentile for facilities per capita among cities in Mississippi.
Are certain parts of Clinton pricier for self-storage units than others?
Storage prices can vary widely depending on which part of Clinton you're in The 1510 ZIP code offers the best rates on storage in Clinton, with an average price of $96.29 a month. Rental rates are most expensive in the 20735 ZIP code, where they go for an average $146.14 per month.