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There are a variety of reasons why you might need self-storage in Evanston, 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 Evanston, IL?
The cheapest storage unit in Evanston, IL is $59.00 per month.
What size storage units do you have available in Evanston, IL?
In Evanston, IL 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 Evanston, IL?
The cheapest 5'x5' storage unit in Evanston, IL is $59.00 per month.
Moving to Evanston
Perfectly positioned along the scenic shores of Lake Michigan, Evanston is a popular suburb known for its diverse commercial districts that offer an extensive variety of shops and restaurants. Located just 14 miles north of downtown Chicago, Evanston is a popular home base for commuters and people who enjoy easy access to big-city amenities.
Living in Evanston
Evanston is a city of many amenities, with everything you need to enjoy a convenient, relaxed lifestyle. Every-day necessities like grocery stores, pharmacies, coffee shops and fitness centers are plentiful, and the area's public transportation network is well-connected.
Getting to and around Evanston is easy; Kennedy Expressway, Edens Expressway and Lake Shore Drive can all be accessed from the city. Public transportation options include the Chicago Transit Authority, which operates the Purple Line that connects to the Chicago Loop. A bonus is that Chicago O'Hare International Airport is just 15 miles southeast of the city, which makes domestic and international air travel easy.
Even though you can easily drive to Chicago for entertainment, you won't need to with all the options you have at home in Evanston. Whether you enjoy shopping, dining, arts and culture, or the great outdoors, the city has something for you. Public art displayed throughout the city adds a unique element to Evanston, and its numerous museums offer a close look at history, art, culture and more.
Shopping in Evanston
With several distinct commercial districts, Evanston is a major shopping destination for people all over the Chicago area, especially in the northern suburbs. Each of the districts has its own unique personality, offering a variety of shops and restaurants.
The downtown district is home to hundreds of different businesses, and nearly 100 different restaurants. It's easily walkable, and also offers residential buildings if you're interested in living in the heart of the city. If you're looking for the hippest shopping district in Evanston, you'll want to make a stop on Dempster Street. Most of the businesses there are small, locally-owned and considered very stylish. The most eclectic shops in the city are generally clustered along Central Street, which is known for its vintage, small-town vibe.
The Evanston Township High School District 202 and Evanston-Skokie Community Consolidated School District 65 oversee the public elementary, middle and high schools in the city. There's also a large variety of private schools in the city, including parochial, Montessori and experiential-learning campuses.
Resources for Moving to Evanston
As you plan your move to Evanston, the following information will be helpful:
Utilities: Commonwealth Edison supplies electricity to all homes in Evanston, and Nicor Gas is the city's natural gas provider. The city facilitates residential water and sewer services.
Garbage and Recycling: Trash, recyclables, yard waste and food waste are all part of the disposal and collection program in Evanston.
Transportation: Major public transit options in Evanston include the Metra rail, Pace Bus and the CTA Purple Line.
From postcard-perfect houses on tree-lined avenues to modern apartments in the heart of the city, Evanston's housing market has properties to suit all tastes. If you want a home with views of the shimmering waters of Lake Michigan, then start your property search along Sheridan Road or the upscale Lake Shore Boulevard. If you would like to live in the heart of the action ? near restaurants and entertainment then try looking at properties along Central Street, Main Street and Dempster Street, or in the shop-filled Southwest District.
Our lowest priced units in Evanston, IL average $59.00 per month.
47 people have reserved units in Evanston, IL in the past 30 days.
There is 1 location within Evanston, IL's city limits.
There is 1 location in Evanston, 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.