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Why would I need self storage in West Chester, PA?
There are a variety of reasons why you might need self-storage in West Chester, PA.
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 West Chester, PA?
The cheapest storage unit in West Chester, PA is $44.00 per month.
What size storage units do you have available in West Chester, PA?
In West Chester, PA 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 West Chester, PA?
The cheapest 5'x5' storage unit in West Chester, PA is $44.00 per month.
Moving to West Chester
The area that is now West Chester, Pennsylvania, was once a fishing and hunting area for the tribal clans of the land. However, in the mid-1600s, Dutch and Swedish settlers came to the area and started building settlements. While West Chester became its own city in the 1700s, it started out as part of the city of Goshen. In 1786, West Chester became the county seat of Chester County. However, the city was not incorporated as its own borough until 1799. The first railroad offering service from West Chester to Philadelphia started coming through in 1832.
From its humble beginnings, West Chester has become a thriving city. Today, there is a population of 18,968 people, and the city has seen a population growth of 6.2 percent since 2000. The elevation of West Chester is 459 feet and the land area is 1.84 square miles. There is a high population density here, with about 10,305 people per square mile.
The cost of living index here is 109.2, which is higher than the national average of 100. While some goods and services may cost more in West Chester than in other parts of the country, prices are generally close to average.
There is less crime here than many other areas of the country. The national crime index is 294.7, and in West Chester, it's 220.7. The crime rate has dropped over the last few years, and because of this, the city is becoming even safer for residents. There are approximately 2.48 full time police officers per 1,000 residents in the city.
If you choose to live in West Chester, you'll find that there are very distinct seasons throughout the year. Winter months are cold, with averages around 30 degrees Fahrenheit. However, in the summer, the average temperature gets as high as 75 degrees Fahrenheit. Precipitation levels vary from about 3-5 inches throughout the year, depending on the season. Morning humidity levels range from 75-85 percent, and afternoon humidity is between 50-60 percent.
Students who live in West Chester are enrolled in schools that are part of the West Chester Area School District. The district serves a 75 square mile radius, including the towns of West Chester, East Bradford, West Goshen, and more. There are approximately 11,600 students enrolled in the district across 10 elementary schools, 3 middle schools, and 3 high schools.
Based on student performance, GreatSchools has given the schools in West Chester an 8/10 rating. There are many schools in the city that have rated as high as a 10/10, including Penn Wood Elementary School and Stetson Middle School. Find the information you need about the schools in West Chester with the links below.
The average home price in West Chester is $288,516, which is higher than the state average of $164,200. Of the 6,541 homes in the city, 6,265 are occupied. There is a high percentage of renters, with about 66 percent of the population renting.
Our lowest priced units in West Chester, PA average $44.00 per month.
65 people have reserved units in West Chester, PA in the past 30 days.
There is 1 location within West Chester, PA'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.
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