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There are a variety of reasons why you might need self-storage in Elgin, 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 Elgin, IL?
The cheapest storage unit in Elgin, IL is $29.00 per month.
What size storage units do you have available in Elgin, IL?
In Elgin, IL we have sizes that range from 4'x4' to 15'x30' to suit your storage needs.
How much is it for a 4'x4' storage unit in Elgin, IL?
The cheapest 4'x4' storage unit in Elgin, IL is $36.00 per month.
Moving to Elgin
An award-winning "All American City," Elgin is a Chicago suburb located about 35 miles from the city center. With diversity, culture, arts and community resources to rival any urban area, "The City in the Suburbs" offers the best of two worlds to new residents: the amenities of a large metropolitan area and the small-town vibe of a Midwestern town. Founded in 1836, Elgin has grown into one of the largest cities in Illinois.
Housing stock is diverse, with everything from Victorian mansions to family town homes. The city has four historic districts and a revitalized downtown, where you'll find theater, arts events and nightclubs.
Elgin is becoming a destination for the arts, with a strong community of local arts organizations and artists. Community theater groups include the Independent Players, Children's Theatre of Elgin, Elgin Theatre Company and Fox Valley Youth Theatre, just to name a few. At the Hemmens Cultural Center and Elgin Community College's Visual & Performing Arts Center, you can attend a wide variety of performances ranging from comedy to dance.
Four thousand acres of forest preserve and 1,600 acres of parks provide plenty of options for outdoor or athletic recreation like fishing, canoeing or horseback riding. There are many golf courses and sports facilities. In the winters, you can take advantage of skiing and ice-skating.
Jobs in Elgin
One of the city's biggest attractions is the well-known riverboat casino, the Grand Victoria Casino, which also happens to be one of the city's biggest employers. Other major employers include the local government, the Elgin School District and Sherman Hospital. As Elgin's downtown continues to grow, more businesses move into the area, boosting job opportunities for locals.
Some people do commute from Elgin to Chicago, although it can be a long trip. However, if you aren't able to find a job that fits your needs in Elgin, the large job market of Chicago will surely have something for you.
Elgin is home to several prominent educational institutions like the Elgin Academy, the oldest non-sectarian, coeducational college prep school in the Midwestern region. Several accomplished alumni have graduated from Elgin High School, including a Nobel Prize winner, a Pulitzer Prize winner, five Navy admirals and several inventors.
The city has four public school districts and a large number of private schools. Most of the area is served by District U-46. The other three districts are Community Unit School District 300, 301 and 303.
Institutions of higher education in the area include Judson University, National Louis University and Elgin Community College.
Resources for Moving to Elgin
As you're planning your move to Elgin, the following information may be helpful:
Utilities: The city's public works department manages residential water and sewer services. Like most cities in the area, Elgin receives power from Commonwealth Edison.
Garbage and Recycling: Most residential areas of Elgin participate in curbside recycling and trash disposal.
Transportation: The Pace Bus serves the city at the Pace Elgin Transportation Center on both weekdays and weekends. You can connect to many areas of the city, including the local Metra station.
Housing options in Elgin include everything from hip urban lofts and high-rise condominiums to one-of-a-kind neighborhood bungalows and gated communities. Elgin's diverse neighborhoods span the downtown area where you'll also find most of Elgin's businesses and attractions, the Northeast neighborhood, the Gifford Park neighborhood and the Southwest area. On average, home prices are lower than the national average, making this city even more popular.
Elgin, IL Storage Statistics
Our lowest priced units in Elgin, IL average $35.00 per month.
109 people have reserved units in Elgin, IL in the past 30 days.
There are 3 locations within Elgin, IL's city limits.
There is 1 location in Elgin, IL 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.