There are a variety of reasons why you might need self-storage in Skokie, 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 Skokie, IL?
The cheapest storage unit in Skokie, IL is $43.00 per month.
What size storage units do you have available in Skokie, IL?
In Skokie, 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 Skokie, IL?
The cheapest 5'x5' storage unit in Skokie, IL is $61.00 per month.
Moving to Skokie
Located about 15 miles north of Chicago, Skokie is connected to surrounding communities along the shore of Lake Michigan by highways, buses, and rail. In the early 19th century the Skokie area was mostly forests and swamplands skirting Lake Michigan, but by the mid-19th century, the small village grew quickly, establishing its first school districts, residential homes, and postmaster. At the turn of the century, the arrival of the Chicago and North Western Railroad allowed residents and visitors to travel between Skokie and Chicago easily. Rapid growth led Skokie to be dubbed the World's Largest Village.
Today Skokie is still a large, welcoming village with lively residential areas and a vibrant downtown. The village is home to about 65,000 residents, 2,400 businesses, and establishments ranging from public libraries to colleges to museums. The Chicago Transit Authority's Skokie Swift rail line offers residents quick access to the city, making this village a top choice among Chicago suburbs.
Health care, manufacturing, retail, education, and government organizations serve as the largest employers in the Skokie area. Together, health care company NorthShore University Health Systems, manufacturers Federal Mogul and Woodward MPC, retailers Macy's and Nordstrom, and the Niles Township High School District #219 employ over 5,000 local residents.
The Skokie area is home to numerous industries, the largest of which are professional and business services, trade and transportation, education and health services, and government. New Skokie residents should watch the area's fastest growing industries, which include construction, education and health services, and leisure and hospitality.
The cost of living in Skokie is about 15 percent higher than the national average. Overall, basic necessities like utilities, health care, and groceries are on par with costs across the nation, but housing costs about 35 percent more in Skokie than it does elsewhere in the U.S.
Students in Skokie attend schools throughout the Skokie School District. Overall, the district includes 17 elementary and middle schools that serve students from preschool through eighth grade and three high schools that serve students from ninth through 12th grade. The two Niles Township High Schools have received numerous national awards for the high quality of education they provide. The village is also home to four colleges and universities that offer post-secondary education for students seeking a variety of degrees.
GreatSchools awarded Skokie area schools with an eight out of 10 rating. This impressive score is based on test results alone and reflects concentrated efforts on the part of teachers, students, and administrators.
Like many Chicago suburbs, Skokie has a pleasant mix of high-density apartment housing and spacious single-family homes. New residents looking to rent apartments should check for openings in buildings along the village's main streets, like Skokie Boulevard and North Broadway. Those seeking single-family homes should consider looking near the village's green spaces, like Warren Park and Rogers Park.
In Skokie, the median home value is about $230,000, and homes average 54 years old, nearly 20 years older than the national average. About 75 percent of Skokie residents are homeowners, while 25 percent rent their homes. The average monthly rent for a one-bedroom apartment is about $875.
Our lowest priced units in Skokie, IL average $50.67 per month.
66 people have reserved units in Skokie, IL in the past 30 days.
There are 3 locations within Skokie, IL's city limits.
There are 3 locations in Skokie, IL 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.