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Why would I need self storage in Merrillville, IN?
There are a variety of reasons why you might need self-storage in Merrillville, IN.
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 Merrillville, IN?
The cheapest storage unit in Merrillville, IN is $57.00 per month.
What size storage units do you have available in Merrillville, IN?
In Merrillville, IN 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 Merrillville, IN?
The cheapest 5'x5' storage unit in Merrillville, IN is $57.00 per month.
Moving to Merrillville
Merrillville is a midsize town in northwestern Indiana, considered part of the greater Chicago metropolitan area. A major center for business and shopping, it's estimated to grow by several thousand people on weekdays due to commuters and other visitors. The town offers plenty of things to do, whether your interests lie in arts and culture, the outdoors, history or fine dining.
The History of Merrillville
The area that's now Merrillville was once a densely wooded region inhabited by Potawatomi tribe. Much of the woodland was cleared in 1834, and it became known as McGwinn Village. Settlers began moving to the area a year later when it was visited by Jeremiah Wiggins, who renamed it Wiggins Point. It quickly became a popular stop for travelers heading west.
After Wiggins passed away, the population decided to change the name to Centerville. It was later changed again to Merrillville in honor of Dudley and William Merrill, brothers who made significant contributions to the area's economic and cultural development.
Many people come to Merrillville because they want to take advantage of the area's economic diversity as well as its proximity to Chicago. The town is home to a number of different businesses, which provide a range of local jobs to consider.
Merrillville is considered northwest Indiana's retail trade hub due to its thriving commercial corridors. The U.S. 30 commercial corridor is home to many big-box retailers, car dealerships, hotels and restaurants. You can find a number of job opportunities in sales, hospitality and food service in the area. Or you can look for a job at Ameriplex at the Crossroads, a large industrial and technology park in Merrillville.
The town also hosts the headquarters for a handful of companies and organizations, including NiSource, White Lodging and Centier Bank.
The Merrillville Community School Corp. oversees the public schools in the city. There are also private and parochial schools in the area, like Andrean High School.
Resources for Moving to Merrillville
Here are a few resources to help you plan your move to Merrillville:
Utilities: NIPSCO is the primary electricity provider for Merrillville homes. Two water utility companies serve the town: Indiana-American Water Company and Indiana Water Service Co.
Garbage and Recycling: Waste Management coordinates the collection of residential trash and recyclables.
Transportation: Gary Public Transportation facilitates a network of bus routes in and around Merrillville.
As part of the Chicago metropolitan area, Merrillville has a higher cost of living than Indiana as a whole. Even so, the median home price in the city is far lower than the national average, making both buying and renting extremely affordable. You'll easily be able to find something that fits your needs and budget.
Merrillville, IN Storage Statistics
Our lowest priced units in Merrillville, IN average $57.00 per month.
43 people have reserved units in Merrillville, IN in the past 30 days.
There is 1 location within Merrillville, IN's city limits.
There is 1 location in Merrillville, IN 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.