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Why would I need self storage in Merritt Island, FL?
There are a variety of reasons why you might need self-storage in Merritt Island, FL.
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 Merritt Island, FL?
The cheapest storage unit in Merritt Island, FL is $34.00 per month.
What size storage units do you have available in Merritt Island, FL?
In Merritt Island, FL we have sizes that range from 5'x5' to 10'x20' to suit your storage needs.
How much is it for a 5'x5' storage unit in Merritt Island, FL?
The cheapest 5'x5' storage unit in Merritt Island, FL is $34.00 per month.
Moving to Merritt Island
About Merritt Island
Merritt Island is a midsize community on the eastern Florida coast, part of the Palm Bay metropolitan area. The name Merritt Island refers to both the town and its peninsula, which was formerly an island. The community is primarily residential and concentrated in the central region of the peninsula.
The History of Merritt Island
Merritt Island gained significance in the 19th century when area orange trees survived a freeze that killed most of the state's citrus crop. By 1859, one of the town's largest landowners produced more than 60,000 oranges per year. This helped create a strong agricultural economy that attracted a number of workers to the area, which substantially increased the local population. The Merritt Island area also benefited from the Haulover Canal, a federal government project that made it easier for boats to travel along the east coast.
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Living and Working in Merritt Island
With wonderful year-round weather and proximity to attractions like theme parks and national parks, Merritt Island is a popular home base for young couples, families and retirees alike. The John F. Kennedy Space Center is one of Merritt Island's most noteworthy features, known as the launch site of NASA's first unmanned test flight. The space center is now surrounded by a wildlife refuge that provides a habitat for more than 1,500 species.
If you're planning to look for a job in Merritt Island, you may want to plan to commute to one of the neighboring communities. Because Merritt Island is so heavily residential, there are only a few light commercial and industrial centers. However, depending on which industry you're planning to work in, you may be able to find a job close to home. There are a few light industrial fabrication centers in the area, including the Air Liquide plant, the Merritt Island Airport and NASA-related facilities.
Merritt Island Schools
Students living in Merritt Island attend schools in Brevard County Schools. There are also a few private school options on the island, most of which are faith-based campuses.
Resources for Moving to Merritt Island
Here are a few helpful resources for planning your move to Merritt Island:
Utilities: Major utilities providers in the area include Brevard County Water and Sewer Utilities, Cocoa Water and Sewer and Florida Power & Light.
Garbage and Recycling: Depending on where you live in Merritt Island, you may receive trash and recycling collection services.
Transportation: Space Coast Area Transit services Merritt Island and many of its neighboring communities.
Merritt Island Housing
Merritt Island has a relatively affordable cost of living that's on par with many other coastal communities in the area. You can find properties both for purchase and for rent, ranging from apartments to large, single-family homes. Many properties either are waterfront or offer views of the water, and swimming pools and lush landscaping are common features.
Merritt Island, FL Storage Statistics
Our lowest priced units in Merritt Island, FL average $37.00 per month.
102 people have reserved units in Merritt Island, FL in the past 30 days.
There are 2 locations within Merritt Island, FL's city limits.
There are 2 locations in Merritt Island, FL that offer 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.