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STORSAFE of Pilsen - 2201 South Halsted Street
StorageMart - Halsted & ChicagoChicago IL 606421.8 miles away
US Storage Centers - Chicago - Orleans - 1516 North Orleans Street
One Stop Self Storage Chicago - 1750 North Lawndale Avenue
Public Storage - Chicago - 947 W Van Buren St - 947 W Van Buren St
The Lock Up Self Storage - Kinzie - 350 West Kinzie Street
Pro Self Storage - Pilsen - 2724 West 21st Street
CubeSmart Self Storage - Chicago - 407 East 25th Street - 407 East 25th Street
Public Storage - Chicago - 2835 North Western Ave - 2835 North Western Ave
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How Does Self-Storage Work?

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Using Chicago,IL Self-Storage to De-Clutter

If you have several valuables but are short on space, a self-storage unit in Chicago is a perfect solution. Items in your home or business can accumulate quickly over time, creating chaos and unsightly clutter in your spaces. No matter how big or small your valuables are, you'll find a range of storage unit sizes across Chicago.

Picking the Right Size Unit in Chicago

When choosing the ideal Chicago self-storage unit for your needs, several factors should be considered, like unit size, amenities, accessibility and cost. Chicago has a range of storage unit sizes from 5x5, 10x10, 10x20, and most units typically have 8 foot ceilings. A 5x5 unit is comparable to a small walk-in closet and can hold contents of a small room, including a desk, dresser, twin mattress set and a few boxes. A 5x10 self-storage unit can fit up to 20 large boxes with room to spare. A 10x10 storage unit is one of the most popular storage sizes providing enough space for larger appliances, furniture, multiple boxes, and even small car storage.

Chicago Storage Unit Amenities

Apart from storage unit size, other crucial factors to consider when reviewing self-storage facilities in Chicago are the features and amenities offered. Check out added features like climate-controlled storage, 24-hour access and moving truck availability.

Wild weather events are common in Chicago, with temperatures climbing above 100 degrees in the summer and dropping way below the freezing in the winter. That's why you should consider climate controlled storage in Chicago for sensitive items such as wood furniture, antiques, and photos that could suffer from cracking or warping due to frequent temperature changes. Climate-controlled storage units are kept at consistent temperatures between 50 and 80 degrees with regulated humidity levels.

How Do I Find Storage Near Me in Chicago?

If you are looking for the best self-storage deals, Sparefoot has you covered. Whether you want to declutter, need temporary storage space for a move, or more storage space to expand your business, you can find a Chicago storage solution for your needs and budget. Use Sparefoot to filter storage units near you by various amenities, like climate-controlled storage, facilities with 24-hour access, and drive-up access. Make an online reservation for the perfect self-storage unit or by phone today with no credit card required!

How much do storage units cost in Chicago?

The biggest factor when it comes to the cost of storage units inChicagois 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 Chicago 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 Chicago. Compare the available facilities on SpareFoot and filter by preferred storage amenities and features.

Average Monthly Price of Self Storage in Chicago

Based on 677 storage units in Chicago over the past 180 days.


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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 Chicago, Illinois storage facilities. Below are the average monthly storage unit prices in Chicago, Illinois for the most common storage unit sizes.

Unit SizeAverage PriceLowest Price
5 x 5$57.08$18.50
5 x 10$84.05$37.00
10 x 10$119.45$58.99
10 x 15$166.48$99.99
10 x 20$219.65$161.99

The overall average price of a self-storage unit booked in Chicago, Illinois over the past 180 days is $98.46.

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

Frequently asked questions

How much does it typically cost to rent a storage unit per month?

The typical monthly cost for renting a storage unit can vary greatly depending on the size, location, and amenities. However, you can expect to pay $98.46 per month in Chicago.

What is the actual size of a 5 x 10 storage unit?

A 5 x 10 storage unit usually measures five feet in width and ten feet in length, giving it a total area of 50 square feet.

What are the advantages of renting a 5 x 10 storage unit?

If you're undergoing a move or a home renovation, a 5 x 10 storage unit can offer a reliable and safe place to store your belongings until you're ready to take them back.

Can a 3 bedroom house fit into a 10x10 storage unit?

In most instances, a 10 x 10 storage unit might be too small for a 3 bedroom house, especially if you have large furniture or appliances.

Chicago Self-Storage: At A Glance

Does Chicago student population affect self-storage prices?

Colleges and universities located in or nearby Chicago include Chicago State University, Columbia College Chicago, Concordia University, DePaul University, Dominican University, Illinois Institute of Technology, Loyola University Chicago, Moody Bible Institute, National-Louis University, North Park University, Northeastern Illinois University, Roosevelt University, Saint Xavier University, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, University of Chicago, University of Illinois at Chicago. College students often need self-storage during summer and winter breaks and can drive prices up during these seasons.

How does seasonality affect Chicago self-storage prices?

Storage prices in Chicago tend to be somewhat volatile when compared to other cities. Prices can vary by about $22.21 monthly depending on the time of year. Chicago self-storage prices are highest inOctober, and lowest in December.

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