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There are a variety of reasons why you might need self-storage in Huntsville, AL.
You might be downsizing your living space or just need a little extra room for your things.
You might be getting married and some of your favorite furniture and items don't fit in your new home.
You might need a place to store merchandise or equipment for your home-based business.
You might need a long term storage solution for all that extra merchandise or equipment for your company.
You might need a place to store a vehicle for a while so a self-storage unit would be the perfect solution.
If for any reason you find you need a self storage unit, we are here to help. Reserve online, visit one of our locations, or give us a call at 1-800-688-8057 to get your storage unit today!
How much is a storage unit in Huntsville, AL?
The cheapest storage unit in Huntsville, AL is $35.00 per month.
What size storage units do you have available in Huntsville, AL?
In Huntsville, AL we have sizes that range from 5'x5' to 20'x20' to suit your storage needs.
How much is it for a 5'x5' storage unit in Huntsville, AL?
The cheapest 5'x5' storage unit in Huntsville, AL is $35.00 per month.
Moving to Huntsville
In northern Alabama, Huntsville is a thriving city in Madison County. Though the city embraces its Southern roots, it encourages diversity and high-tech development and maintains a strong, healthy economy. Huntsville is one of the largest cities in Alabama, and although its growth paused in the late 1990s, it's since turned upward again. Several museums, performing arts centers and over 50 public parks provide plenty to do in Huntsville. You'll also find a large number of community events and festivals and something special going on nearly every month of the year.
The History of Huntsville
The very first settlers in the area were the Muscogee people, and several other Native American tribes called the region home until the early 1800s. A treaty between the U.S. government and the local tribes opened up the land to new settlement. The area was named Huntsville after John Hunt, a Revolutionary War veteran, and officially incorporated in 1811.
Over the next several decades, the cotton and railroad industries helped the city blossom into a bustling metropolis. After the Civil War, Huntsville was home to several major cotton mills, further fueling growth and development. However, the town still remained fairly small until World War II, when the U.S. Army established chemical munitions facilities nearby. The population swelled with the arrival of workers and their families.
From there, the city took off. It earned the nickname "the Rocket City" because it became a center for U.S. space missions. Huntsville continued to grow, diversifying its economy to include high-tech, defense and biotechnology sectors.
Huntsville and Greater Madison County area are home to several large employers. The area's top employer is the U.S. Army, followed closely by NASA and The Boeing Co. You'll also find a number of health care jobs in the city, with the city's leaders including Huntsville Hospital and Crestwood Medical Center.
Huntsville has several well-established industries as well as many that continue to expand and grow. The largest industries in the city are professional and business services, government, trade, transportation and manufacturing. If you're planning to join the city's job market, you may find it helpful to know that the fastest-growing industries are education and health services, leisure and hospitality, information technology and construction.
Here are a few neighborhoods to check out while you're in Huntsville:
Twickenham Historic District
In this historic neighborhood you'll find the largest collection of antebellum homes in Alabama as well as homes in the Federal and Classical architectural styles. The Weeden House Museum dates back to 1819, and was the original home of the famed artist and poet Maria Howard Weeden.
In recent years, Hampton Cove has quickly grown to be one of the biggest suburbs of Huntsville. It has a variety of scenic locations, including the Hays Nature Preserve which offers walking trails, bird watching and horseback riding.
The Recreation District is a hub for family-friendly fun, with a large variety of entertainment venues and activities. Enjoy the water park at Southern Adventures, jump around an inflatable playground at Pump It Up or get in a good workout at Athletic Club Alabama.
The Village of Providence
The Village of Providence has been nationally recognized for its charm, pedestrian-friendly design and strong sense of community. Here, you'll find some of the best restaurants in the city, all within easy walking distance of the residential areas.
Schools in Huntsville
Huntsville City Schools, one of the state's top-rated districts serves the public schools. The school system includes elementary, junior high and high schools, as well as several preschool programs and magnet schools. If you'd prefer a private education, you can choose from several parochial and secular schools.
You also have plenty of school choice when it comes to higher education. Alabama A&M University, Oakwood University and Calhoun Community College are among the many colleges and universities in Huntsville.
Resources for Moving to Huntsville
Here are a few helpful resources for your move to Huntsville:
Utilities: Huntsville Utilities manages electricity, natural gas, water and sewer services.
Garbage and Recycling: There is curbside collection of trash, recyclables and yard waste on a regular schedule. Your pick-up date is determined by your home address.
Transportation: If you're looking for public transit in Huntsville, there are several shuttle routes throughout the main areas. A trolley system also connects several major shopping and tourist spots.
Huntsville offers a variety of neighborhoods, ranging from modest homes and tight-knit communities to areas with stately homes and more room to spread out. Overall, the city's cost of living is more affordable than the national average, so you'll be able to easily find something to fit your needs and budget.
Huntsville, AL Storage Statistics
Our lowest priced units in Huntsville, AL average $60.00 per month.
181 people have reserved units in Huntsville, AL in the past 30 days.
There are 3 locations within Huntsville, AL's city limits.
†Subject to change. Offered only on selected units. Subject to availability. This offer applies only to the rental fee. Other restrictions, taxes, and fees, including an administrative fee, apply. See contract for full details.
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