There are a variety of reasons why you might need self-storage in Des Plaines, IL.
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 Des Plaines, IL?
The cheapest storage unit in Des Plaines, IL is $35.00 per month.
What size storage units do you have available in Des Plaines, IL?
In Des Plaines, IL we have sizes that range from 5'x5' to 18'x18' to suit your storage needs.
How much is it for a 5'x5' storage unit in Des Plaines, IL?
The cheapest 5'x5' storage unit in Des Plaines, IL is $35.00 per month.
Moving to Des Plaines
The Illinois farmland that would eventually become Des Plaines was settled largely by German immigrants seeking political and economic freedom in the 1840s and 50s. The city took its name from the Chicago, St. Paul, and Fond du lac Railroad train station placed in the area, which was dubbed Des Plaines. The village of Des Plaines was incorporated in 1869 with a population of 800. It became a city in 1925 and experienced a population boom that took it from 9,000 residents to over 50,000 just after World War II.
Today, Des Plaines is a major distribution center for raw materials and finished products. Industrial opportunities provide steady employment while theater and arts guilds and an extensive park district provide ample recreation, making this a desirable city on the outskirts of Chicago.
Families relocating to Des Plaines will find a diverse selection of housing options ranging from sleek high-rise condos to traditional single-family homes. Before moving to the city, it's important to consider the cost of living in your new hometown so you can budget accordingly. The cost of living in Des Plaines is 14 percent higher than both the state and national average.
Housing is the biggest expense for Des Plaines residents. Homes are 33 percent more expensive than the national average and 30 percent more than the Illinois state average. Transportation is particularly pricey as well, costing residents 12 percent more than the national average and 15 percent more than the Illinois average.
If you're getting ready to move to Des Plaines, this guide will give you everything you need to prepare for your move and get settled comfortably in your new home. The following resources cover all the essentials for your relocation.
Elementary and middle school students in Des Plaines are serviced by Elementary Districts #62, #59, and #26. High school students attend either the Maine Township High School District #207 or Elk Grove Township High School District #214. Six private schools provide additional options.
GreatSchools gives Des Plaines schools a 6 out of 10. However, Central Elementary School, Iroquois Community School, South Elementary School, and Devonshire School all earned eights.
80 percent of homes in Des Plaines are owner occupied, with just 20 percent occupied by renters. The median home price is $258,100 and the median rent asked is $992. The median home age in Des Plaines is 48 years. In Des Plaines, homes have appreciated 8.2 percent over the last year while the national average is just 4.9 percent. Less than six percent of homes in this desirable area are vacant.
The most common jobs in Des Plaines are sales, office, and administrative support, employing over a quarter of all residents. Another 17 percent work in management, business, and finance while 12 percent are in production, transportation, and material moving.
Our lowest priced units in Des Plaines, IL average $41.00 per month.
78 people have reserved units in Des Plaines, IL in the past 30 days.
There are 3 locations within Des Plaines, IL'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.