Find Self-Storage Near Buffalo, NY

Storage Units in Buffalo, NY

  • Compare Storage Prices
  • Free Reservation
  • Find Exclusive Deals
  • No Credit Card Required

Don’t know the zip code you want in Buffalo? Start here

1 - 15 of 34 storage facilities near Buffalo, NY
trusted partner Trusted Partner
Reserve here with confidence, this is one of our most trusted brands.
Lancaster NY 1408612 miles away
Public Storage - Lancaster - 3953 Walden AveLancaster NY 1408612 miles away
Extra Space Storage - 3009 - Cheektowaga - Leo Place - 40 Leo Place
Life Storage - 3250 - Buffalo - Sheridan Dr. - 1275 Sheridan Drive
Life Storage - 3245 - West Seneca - Transit Rd - 2802 Transit Road
Colvin Storage - 540 Colvin Avenue
Life Storage - 3934 - Tonawanda - Colvin Blvd - 2122 Colvin Boulevard
Life Storage - 3247 - Cheektowaga - Union Rd - 3154 Union Road
Life Storage - 3434 - Buffalo - Cayuga Rd - 550 Cayuga Road
Life Storage - 4207 - Buffalo - Ellicott St - 290 Ellicott Street
Life Storage - 3435 - Lackawanna - Ridge Rd - 1348 Ridge Road
Can't decide? Let SpareFoot help you choose.

SpareFoot Customer Reviews

SpareFoot has a 4.3 out of 5 star rating from over 41,000 customer reviews on Trustpilot. See what some of our over one million customers say about us.


Quick, no hassles, informative.

JD by James Delvers

The young lady that helped make…

The young lady that helped make reservations had all my questions answered before I could think of them a sweetheart

PD by Precious Dawn Baker Rose

Easy to work with

Associate was very pleasant, helpful, and informative.

LC by Linda Couch

Helpful Resources

How Does Self-Storage Work?

First time renting self-storage? Read how it works here.

Storage Unit Size Guide

Find out what size storage unit you need.

Storage Unit Amenities

From climate control to 24-hour access, decide which features you need.

Storage Unit Safety & Security

Learn how storage facilities keep your belongings safe.

Moving to Buffalo, NY

Buffalo, New York, close to the Canadian Border and Niagara Falls, nestles on the eastern shore of Lake Erie. Buffalo has earned the moniker "The City of Good Neighbors" due to the city's warm and inclusive community vibe. It's easy to see why Buffalo has become a popular destination for millennials and young families, given the city's rapid population growth and cultural diversity.

This city offers a unique blend of urban and suburban living, making it ideal for individuals from all walks of life. Buffalo has a vibrant nightlife, reasonably priced housing, and a thriving manufacturing sector. Many people are moving to Buffalo because of its cost of living, accessibility to quality schools, and availability of good jobs.

Read on to learn more about life in Buffalo, NY.

Affordable Living in NY

The cost of living in Buffalo, NY, is 4% lower than the national average. In fact, housing, utilities, and groceries are all slightly more affordable than the U.S. average.

Rent a storage space for your extra belongings to reduce clutter as you relocate. Storage units in Buffalo, NY, are available in varying sizes, including locker units. If you have sensitive items, rent climate-controlled units with a regulated environment. Most facilities offer 24-hour access and video recording.

Economy and Job Market

Buffalo has a wide variety of industries that contribute to its strong economy. Some of the most notable sectors include manufacturing, healthcare, retail, technology, labor, education, financial services, and hospitality.

Many large corporations, like Catholic Health Systems, M&T Bank, Delaware North, Rich Products, and Kaleida Health, are headquartered in the city.

Pursue a Degree at Buffalo Colleges and Universities

The most popular colleges and universities in Buffalo, NY, are:

  • University at Buffalo
  • Buffalo State
  • D'Youville University

Students going home for summer or international students returning home during summer can keep their dorm furniture in storage.

Trendy Neighborhoods and Suburbs in Buffalo

Here are some of the most desirable places to live in Buffalo:

Elmwood Village

Elmwood Village neighborhood is known for being a hub of activity, with several popular outdoor venues and farmers' markets on the weekends. Often regarded as Buffalo's most walkable area, residents can be spotted browsing the racks at trendy boutiques or enjoying the fresh air at the nearby park.

South Buffalo

An excellent site to find a property within your budget, this area has been recognized as one of Buffalo's most cost-effective. With a wide variety of land uses and architectural styles, this area is ideal for anyone looking to settle down in a new community. South Buffalo has a laid-back nightlife scene and plenty of opportunities for outdoor leisure, and it's also known for being one of the city's most popular and largest suburban regions.

North Park

Many young professionals are attracted to North Park for its business prospects and convenient location, as it offers a pleasant blend of urban and suburban living. North Park is a great area to raise a family since it's a peaceful and economically and culturally diverse community in Buffalo.

Buffalo Suburbs

The most popular suburbs near Buffalo include:

  • Cheektowaga
  • West Seneca
  • Tonawanda
  • Orchard Park
  • Depew
  • Lackawanna

Rent a self-storage unit in Buffalo for your extra belongings to eliminate clutter from your home.

How much do storage units cost in Buffalo?

The biggest factor when it comes to the cost of storage units inBuffalois unit size. Larger storage units. like 10x10 and bigger, will generally cost more than smaller storage units, which range from 5x5 to 5x10 in size. Other factors that can increase self-storage prices include the storage unit amenities and special features. Self-storage facilities in Buffalo that offer additional amenities like indoor climate control, 24-hour storage access, extra security features, and added conveniences like first floor storage options and elevators tend to be more expensive than storage facilities that offer basic services.

No matter what your storage needs are, you can easily find a cheap storage unit in Buffalo. Compare the available facilities on SpareFoot and filter by preferred storage amenities and features.

Average Monthly Price of Self Storage in Buffalo

Based on 110 storage units in Buffalo over the past 180 days.


Compared to last month

Affordable storage options in Buffalo

  • 5x10 Unit

  • 10x20 Unit

Average prices last updated on 02-01-2024.
Average price of storage units by size

Find online move-in rates and specials like first month half off and first month FREE at select Buffalo, New York storage facilities. Below are the average monthly storage unit prices in Buffalo, New York for the most common storage unit sizes.

Unit SizeAverage PriceLowest Price
5 x 5$34.16$18.00
5 x 10$53.82$38.00
10 x 10$93.38Not Available
10 x 15$124.99Not Available
10 x 20$151.69$129.00

The overall average price of a self-storage unit booked in Buffalo, New York over the past 180 days is $79.29.

Data for the cheapest self-storage unit is updated every 15 minutes.

Frequently asked questions

Are there any restrictions on what can be stored in a storage unit?

Indeed, not everything can be stored in a storage unit due to safety and legal reasons. Most storage operators have a list of forbidden items, which often include, but are not limited to, perishables, harmful chemicals, explosives, flammables, illegal substances, firearms, and living things. Before storing anything, ensure that you fully understand the storage company's restrictions.

How much space does a 5 x 5 storage unit actually provide?

A 5 x 5 storage unit offers an area of 25 square feet which does not account for the typical height of the unit, around 8 feet. The volume, therefore, has to be calculated separately.

What items can fit in a 10x10 storage unit?

A variety of items such as home appliances, sofas, mattresses, dressers, and several boxes can be fit into a 10 x 10 storage unit.

How much does it typically cost to rent storage facilities?

It's hard to specify an exact cost for renting storage facilities as it depends on numerous factors. However, in Buffalo you can expect to pay an average price of $79.29 for a general storage unit.

Buffalo Self-Storage: At A Glance

Does Buffalo student population affect self-storage prices?

Colleges and universities located in or nearby Buffalo include Canisius College, Daemen College, D'Youville College, Medaille College, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York. College students often need self-storage during summer and winter breaks and can drive prices up during these seasons.

How does seasonality affect Buffalo self-storage prices?

Storage prices in Buffalo tend to be somewhat volatile when compared to other cities. Prices can vary by about $31.83 monthly depending on the time of year. Buffalo self-storage prices are highest inJune, and lowest in November.

Browse Buffalo Storage by Amenity


Unit size