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There are a variety of reasons why you might need self-storage in Alameda, CA.
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 Alameda, CA?
The cheapest storage unit in Alameda, CA is $70.00 per month.
What size storage units do you have available in Alameda, CA?
In Alameda, CA we have sizes that range from 5'x5' to 10'x30' to suit your storage needs.
How much is it for a 5'x5' storage unit in Alameda, CA?
The cheapest 5'x5' storage unit in Alameda, CA is $96.00 per month.
Moving to Alameda
Alameda is spread over Alameda Island and Bay Farm Island in San Francisco Bay. The city is home to a diverse population that has been steadily growing in recent decades. Known for its Victorian architecture, scenic views of the Bay Bridge and San Francisco skyline, its historic district and Independence Day traditions, Alameda is a vibrant, thriving community.
The History of Alameda
The Ohlone tribes were the original inhabitants of the area now known as Alameda, and Spanish explorers arrived in the late 1700s. Eventually, the land was granted to Luis Peralta as part of the large Rancho San Antonio.
Alameda started to grow during the Gold Rush in the 1850s, thanks to the population boom in nearby San Francisco. While the land that Alameda sits on today was originally a peninsula that connected it to Oakland, the need for larger shipping facilities in the late 19th century prompted the city to deepen the estuary which made Alameda an island. The city of Alameda was officially founded on June 6, 1853.
Author Mark Twain called Alameda "the Garden of California," due in part to its lush greenery and scenic setting. Today, the city remains dedicated to maintaining that identity, managing over 20 different public parks and green spaces. Alameda is also home to an active arts and culture scene. You can attend a performance at the Altarena Playhouse, founded in 1938, the longest-operating theater in the Bay Area. Or try your own on-stage talents at Rhythmix Cultural Works, which offers a large variety of art programs and classes.
Alameda is well-known for its spirited festivals and community events. Its Fourth of July parade is touted as one of the oldest and longest of its kind, featuring a variety of floats and marching bands.
If you're planning on joining the job market in Alameda, you'll find a number of jobs in sales and management. The largest industries in the city include retail, professional, educational and technical services.
The Alameda Unified School District has been serving the public schools since 1855. The district manages the elementary, middle and high schools, as well as a continuation high school, an early college high school, a childhood development center and an adult school.
College of Alameda is a two-year community college that offers associate degrees, occupational and technical certificates and transferable credits.
Resources for Moving to Alameda
Here are a few helpful resources for your move to Alameda:
Utilities: Alameda Municipal Power is the city's electricity supplier. The city's public works division manages water and sewer services.
Garbage and Recycling: The city collects trash, recyclables and organic waste on a regular basis.
Transportation: Alameda is part of the Bay Area's well-established public transit network, which includes bus, shuttle and ferry services.
Voting: To register to vote, you must contact the Alameda County Registrar of Voters. California doesn't require a waiting period before you can register to vote.
While the lots in Alameda are generally small, the neighborhoods have a small-town feel and quiet, tree-lined streets. The median home price is significantly higher than the national average, which is to be expected in the Bay Area. You may find that renting is a more affordable option than purchasing, as the average rent is slightly more budget-friendly.
Alameda, CA Storage Statistics
Our lowest priced units in Alameda, CA average $89.20 per month.
225 people have reserved units in Alameda, CA in the past 30 days.
There are 5 locations within Alameda, CA'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.
Public Storage is the leading provider of storage units for your personal, business and vehicle needs with thousands of locations nationwide. We offer a wide variety of units and sizes available with no obligation and no long-term commitment. Call today at 1-800-688-8057 for a free reservation and get your first month for just $1.
†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. Promotions good for new customers only. Not available on transfers or additional spaces. Pricing subject to change. Reservation required to guarantee price. Actual unit sizes may vary from approximate size estimate. Please inspect any unit before renting. Online pricing available only for online reservations and rentals. Not sure about the size you need? Don't worry, online pricing discount will be honored for any rental originating from an online reservation.
†Terms and Conditions - Reservation Deposits: A non-refundable reservation deposit is required for some reservations. This deposit will be applied as a credit to rent after move-in. Reservations are valid only for the reservation period specified. Payment of a reservation deposit guarantees a unit's availability during the reservation period for the price listed at the time the reservation is made. In the event a previously reserved unit or similar unit becomes unavailable, you agree that your only remedy is a refund of the reservation deposit. Otherwise, failure to enter a lease for a Public Storage unit within the reservation period results in forfeiture of the reservation deposit.