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There are a variety of reasons why you might need self-storage in Richmond, 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 Richmond, CA?
The cheapest storage unit in Richmond, CA is $66.00 per month.
What size storage units do you have available in Richmond, CA?
In Richmond, CA we have sizes that range from 4'x4' to 20'x20' to suit your storage needs.
How much is it for a 4'x4' storage unit in Richmond, CA?
The cheapest 4'x4' storage unit in Richmond, CA is $87.00 per month.
Moving to Richmond
Richmond is in Contra Costa County, just across San Francisco Bay from San Rafael and San Francisco. Home to a steadily growing and extremely diverse population, the city offers many cozy residential communities, a variety of shopping and dining and a thriving economy.
The History of Richmond
The area's earliest inhabitants were Ohlone Indians, and Spanish explorers arrived in the late 18th century. Richmond was incorporated in 1905, and the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway contributed to rapid growth in the early 20th century by establishing a terminus in the city. Until Prohibition, Richmond was the site of the world's largest winery, spanning the entirety of a small town called Winehaven. The local economy received several boosts from big business, including the construction of a Ford assembly plant and an operations center for Standard Oil. Thanks to its thriving ship-building industry during World War II and the development of its aerospace, oil refining and food processing industries after the war, Richmond has experienced continual growth.
Richmond is home to a diverse array of small and large businesses. The city's largest employer is the Chevron Richmond Refinery, which provides thousands of local jobs in the industrial sector. Local school district West Contra Costa Unified School District and federal government agencies, such as the Social Security Administration and the U.S. Postal Service, are also major employers in Richmond.
If you're hoping to find a job in Richmond, you might want to start by checking out opportunities in the thriving sectors of government, education, health care and retail.
The West Contra Costa Unified School District manages the public schools in the city. There's a large number of private schools in Richmond as well, many of which are served by the Catholic Diocese of Oakland.
If you're planning on working toward a college degree, you can attend the popular Contra Costa College in nearby San Pablo.
Resources for Moving to Richmond
Here are a few quick resources to help make your move to Richmond a bit easier:
Utilities: Pacific Gas and Electric supplies the Richmond area with electricity. The East Bay Municipal Utilities District manages local water services.
Garbage and Recycling: Trash, recyclables and green waste are collected on a regular basis. Your collection day typically depends on your specific location.
Transportation: AC Transit and Golden Gate Transit operate a network of public bus routes in and around Richmond. You can also utilize the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system, which provides easy access to the surrounding Bay Area.
If you're hoping to purchase a large, upscale home in Richmond, you should focus your search near Wildcat Canyon Regional Park, Pinole Valley Park and Miller/Knox Regional Shoreline. If you're working with a smaller budget, you can find affordable homes in neighborhoods throughout the center of the city.
Although home prices in Richmond have been on the rise, it's still a fairly affordable place to live when compared to the rest of the Bay Area. You have your pick of a variety of single-family homes, townhouses and apartments, so you can find something that works for your lifestyle and budget.
Richmond, CA Storage Statistics
Our lowest priced units in Richmond, CA average $76.80 per month.
218 people have reserved units in Richmond, CA in the past 30 days.
There are 5 locations within Richmond, CA's city limits.
There is 1 location in Richmond, CA that offers AC and Heating features.
†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.