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Public Storage - Akron - 80 W Waterloo Rd - 80 W Waterloo Rd
BROADWAY SELF STORAGE - 1025 South Broadway Street
Storage Rentals of America - Akron - Shanafelt Ave.Akron OH 443125.6 miles away
Valley Storage - Akron - 1360 Home Avenue
Storage King USA - 068 - Wadsworth - High St - 1031 High Street
Extra Space Storage - Kent - Cherry St - 950 Cherry Street
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Thinking Of Moving To Akron?

With a population of around 200,000, Akron, Ohio, is a growing metropolis located just 40 miles south of Cleveland. Its natural beauty and affordability make it a popular place for families, young professionals, and retirees looking for a new home.

Akron has a rich history and a thriving arts scene. Known as "Rubber City," thanks to its ranking as the world's rubber capital, Akron is also known as Tree City and the City of Invention. At the heart of this town is the University of Akron, home of the Zips and the beloved mascot, Zippy, the kangaroo!

Young Professionals Enjoy A Thriving Job Market

Akron's economy is steady and diverse. It's home to many new startups and tech companies, making it an excellent place for entrepreneurs. Considered one of the best suburbs in Ohio for young professionals, Akron's low unemployment rate and high quality of living make it an ideal place for young professionals looking for a new home. The city's top industries include manufacturing, education, information technology, and health care.

Home To The University Of Akron

There are a handful of higher learning institutions in and around Akron, but most students attend The University of Akron. Students can choose from over 200 degree programs and more than 300 student organizations. The University has several NCAA Division I teams, and if you don't end up playing with the Zips, you can join the rest of the town in cheering for them!

Your Family Will Love Akron

Families choose to move to Akron, OH, for several reasons. It has plenty of recreational opportunities, is home to several exciting attractions, and is one of the nation's most affordable cities. A few other perks to living in Akron are the quality schools and welcoming communities. Some popular family-friendly activities include the Akron Zoo, Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, and the Akron Art Museum.

Top Neighborhoods In Tree City

Fairlawn Heights

This highly desirable family-friendly neighborhood in Akron has spacious homes, numerous parks, and excellent schools. Fairlawn Heights is close to the Montrose shopping district, and you'll find several recreational facilities and green spaces in the area. Fort Island Park and the Cuyahoga Valley National Park are two huge draws to this district.

Highland Square

This trendy district is at the heart of Akron's arts and culture scene. Amenities like restaurants, live music venues, and bars make it popular for singles and young professionals. Highland Square is known for its walkability and exciting events like the Akron Art Walk and the Highland Square Film Festival.

Merriman Valley

Merriman Valley is a scenic neighborhood close to the beautiful Cuyahoga River. Known for its outdoor recreation opportunities, people flock to the area for biking, hiking, kayaking, and other outdoor adventures. You'll find a mix of homes and several desirable amenities here. Residents in Merriman Valley enjoy a peaceful neighborhood with a strong sense of community.

Akron Storage Solutions

When it comes to major moves, self-storage units can make things a lot easier. Our storage units in Akron, Ohio, offer a range of amenities to make the process easier, including 24-hour storage and various storage unit sizes. Whether you need business storage, boat storage, or space for your personal belongings, Akron storage facilities have what you need.

Frequently asked questions

What are the sizes of storage units in Akron, OH?

Storage unit sizes in Akron, OH range from small 5x5 to 5x15 storage units, medium 10x10 and 10x15 storage units and large 10x20 and 10x30 storage units. Facilities may have other storage size options, but these are the most common sizes you'll find.

Will a storage facility require insurance in Akron, OH?

A storage facility in Akron, OH will require you to show proof of insurance when you rent your unit. You do not need to buy different insurance for a storage unit if your existing renter's or homeowner's insurance already covers storage items.

Do storage units have 24-hour access in Akron, OH?

While many storage units do have 24-hour access, this is dependent on whether the storage operators in Akron, OH allow tenants to enter the facility after the front office has closed. If you need this amenity, you can filter your search on Sparefoot to narrow down the results to just facilities with 24-hour access.

How big is 5x10 storage in Akron, OH?

A 5x10 storage unit is 50 square feet of floor space and with 8 foot ceilings this is 400 cubic feet of total storage space. This is about the size of a walk-in closet and is ideal for storing the contents of a one-bedroom apartment or a dorm room.

Will a queen mattress fit in a 5x5 storage unit in Akron, OH?

A queen mattress will fit in a 5x5 storage unit if you angle the mattress diagonally, but you won't be able to fit much else.

How much do storage units cost in Akron, Ohio?

The biggest factor when it comes to the cost of storage units in Akron, Ohio is unit size. Larger storage units. like 10x10 and bigger, will generally cost more than smaller storage units, which range from 5x5 to 5x10 in size. Other factors that can increase self-storage prices include the storage unit amenities and special features. Self-storage facilities in Akron, Ohio that offer additional amenities like indoor climate control, 24-hour storage access, extra security features, and added conveniences like first floor storage options and elevators tend to be more expensive than storage facilities that offer basic services.

No matter what your storage needs are, you can easily find a cheap storage unit in Akron, Ohio. Compare the available facilities on SpareFoot and filter by preferred storage amenities and features.

Find online move-in rates and specials like first month half off and first month FREE at select Akron storage facilities. Below are the average monthly storage unit prices in Akron, Ohio for the most common storage unit sizes.

Unit SizeAverage PriceLowest Price
5 x 5$53.51$10.00
5 x 10$65.43$25.00
10 x 10$94.92$37.00
10 x 15$152.02$75.00
10 x 20$145.17$48.00

The overall average price of a self-storage unit booked in Akron, Ohio over the past 180 days is $71.31.

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Akron Self-Storage: At A Glance

Does Akron student population affect self-storage prices?

Colleges and universities located in or nearby Akron include University of Akron. College students often need self-storage during summer and winter breaks and can drive prices up during these seasons.

How does seasonality affect Akron self-storage prices?

Storage prices in Akron tend to be somewhat volatile when compared to other cities. Prices can vary by about $22.84 monthly depending on the time of year. Akron self-storage prices are highest inOctober, and lowest in May.

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