There are a variety of reasons why you might need self-storage in Bellingham, WA.
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!
Moving to Bellingham
Located about 90 miles north of Seattle, Bellingham is known as the northernmost major city before the Canadian border, about 30 miles north. The city was first established in 1903 when the towns of Bellingham, Fairhaven, Sehome, and Whatcom merged to form Bellingham. Many of the towns' original historic elements are still present in Bellingham's downtown buildings as well as in the Fairhaven Historic District.
The Bellingham of today has a population of nearly 85,000 and covers nearly 30 square miles. Situated in the center of some of the Pacific Northwest's most stunning settings, Bellingham offers easy access to a wide range of recreational, cultural, and educational opportunities.
Bellingham is home to hundreds of businesses that provide health care services, education, manufacturing, retail, and many other services. The city's largest employer is health care provider St. Joseph Hospital, with nearly 3,000 employees, while Western Washington University and the Bellingham School District together employ about 3,000 education professionals. The City of Bellingham and Whatcom County are the area's largest government employers, while Haggen and Fred Meyer are Bellingham's largest grocery employers.
Bellingham has several diverse industries, ranging from construction to leisure and hospitality. The city's largest industries include trade and transportation, government, manufacturing, and professional and business services. Bellingham's fastest growing industries include construction, professional and business services, and government.
The cost of living in Bellingham is about 25 percent higher than the national average. Most essentials such as transit, health care, and groceries cost about 18 percent higher than the national average. Housing in Bellingham costs over 50 percent more than it does elsewhere in the United States, while utilities in Bellingham cost nearly 20 percent less than the U.S. average.
Bellingham residents attend Bellingham Public Schools, a district that serves about 11,000 students and employs approximately 1,300 faculty and staff members. Altogether, the district has 14 elementary schools, four middle schools, and four high schools. All schools in the district teach students to aim high and strive to equip them with the means to be successful global citizens.
GreatSchools has awarded Bellingham schools a rating of six out of 10, based on test scores alone. On average, Bellingham schools spend about $11,8750 a student. The typical student-teacher ratio is 21 to one.
In Bellingham, the median home value is about $265,000, and the average age of the city's homes is 32 years. Rent for a one-bedroom apartment costs about $700 a month. Approximately 40 percent of Bellingham residents own their homes, and about 50 percent rent.
New residents seeking some of the most affordable homes in Bellingham should concentrate their search near the city's center, close to Cornwall Park and Whatcom Falls Park. Those with higher housing budgets should search for waterfront property along Bellingham Bay or Lake Whatcom.
92 people have reserved units in Bellingham, WA in the past 30 days.
There is 1 location within Bellingham, WA'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, no long-term commitment and no credit card required. 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.