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 self-storage businesses are operating in Maple Shade?
SelfStorage.com has 4 storage facilties in Maple Shade, NJ listed on its network. Across New Jersey, approximately 3 facilities are located in each city on average, 1 less than the 4 available in Maple Shade, meaning Maple Shade is home to a few more facilities than the average city. This ranks Maple Shade as the 23rd largest storage market out of 113 New Jersey cities in terms of number of facilities, making up 1.13% of the state's total. The same can't be said for Maple Shade when it's compared to other cities outside its state: it's actually 5 facilities under the national average of 9.
But of course, comparing the raw number of storage facilities in Maple Shade to other cities in New Jersey and nationwide without taking population into account tells us very little. 19,079 people make Maple Shade their home. Is 4 a relatively high or low number of storage facilities for such a population? Maple Shade comes in a little bit below the mark, as it turns out, offering fewer facilities than is average for a city its size. Other cities with populations of 10,000 to 25,000 offer an average of 6 facilities, 2 more than Maple Shade does. Our conclusion that Maple Shade has few facilities for its population, however, seems to be contradicted by its per capita facility count. On a per capita basis versus other cities nationwide, Maple Shade ranks in the 51st percentile, meaning that it offers its residents a somewhat-large amount of storage space. Among cities in New Jersey, Maple Shade still has a high number of storage businesses listed on our network per inhabitant, ranking in at the 65th percentile statewide.
Some storage seekers are able to find much cheaper rates by looking in nearby communities in addition to their own. One of the best pieces of advice we can give customers looking for the cheapest storage in their area is to expand the breadth of their search. The longer trip to the facility could easily be worth the monthly savings, particularly if you only plan on accessing your unit occassionally. If the average price of self storage (which includes facilities called mini storage or public self storage) is higher in Maple Shade, then you'll definitely want to expand your search. So is it?
Maple Shade is the 106th most expensive city for self storage in the state of New Jersey, with the average price of a storage unit there coming in at $39. New Jersey itself is the 5th most expensive state for storage. In more exact terms, storage in Maple Shade costs an average of $57.60 less than the average storage unit in New Jersey, which goes for 96.6.
These average prices don't necessarily tell you how affordable storage in one city is compared to another, as the cost of living changes from place to place. In order to establish some kind of index of affordability for Maple Shade storage, we've developed a 'relative price' scale which takes the cost of living in terms of state median income into account. In New Jersey, the median income is $63,646.00 a year, which would make the average $39 unit in Maple Shade cost 0.74% of a median earner's monthly income. This is actually a very small percentage of monthly income to spend on a storage unit in New Jersey. Compared to other cities in the state, it ranks at the 4th percentile, making storage here very cheap.
When placed on a national scale and compared to cities across the country, storage prices in Maple Shade are still very cheap, ranking at the 4th percentile in terms of relative expense. To put that in more concrete terms, storage in Maple Shade should cost an average of $33.15 less than the national average price of 72.15.
Before you go out looking for a cheap storage unit in Maple Shade, it's important that you know how much a unit in Maple Shade ususally costs. Your past experiences booking storage in other cities will be of little help here, as the average price of a storage unit in one city could be $100 higher than the next. But don't worry: we've gone ahead and calculated everything you might need to know about the price of storage in Maple Shade.
Prices on storage in Maple Shade average $39 per month. For those looking for a long term storage solution, that's an average of $468 a year. Note that this is the average price regardless of size and shouldn't be taken too literally. You can, after all, end up paying twice as much for the larger unit sizes than the smaller sizes. Storage units in Maple Shade come in these standard sizes: 5x5, 5x10, 10x10, 10x15, 10x20, and 10x30. The following are the average prices for each size:
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