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Phenix City AL 368702.9 miles away
Prime Storage - Midland - 6700 Flat Rock Court
Victory Drive - 4375 Victory Drive
FreeUp Storage Phenix City - 2003 U.S. 280
FreeUp Storage Phenix CityPhenix City AL 368702.9 miles away
Storage Box Phenix City - 3677 Market Place Drive
Storage Rentals of America - Columbus - Victory Dr - 3560 Victory Drive
FreeUp Storage Columbus - 2036 Morris Road
Life Storage - 4005 - Columbus - Auburn Ave - 2525 Auburn Avenue
Storage Sense- Columbus - 1444 Box Road
Copper Safe Storage - Phenix City Hwy 80 - 2711 U.S. 80
Copper Safe Storage - Phenix City - 3205 Martin Luther King Junior Parkway South
Columbus Lock Storage - My Storage Block - 2025 Box Road
Life Storage - 3239 - Columbus - Williams Rd - 3153 Williams Road
Life Storage - 3240 - Columbus - Miller Rd - 4249 Miller Road
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Make the Most of Your Move to Columbus GA

As the second-largest city in Georgia, Columbus boasts a population of over 200,000 residents and is a great destination for anyone looking to relocate to a bustling city with a small-town feel. This consolidated city-county is located in the western part of the state, on the banks of the beautiful Chattahoochee River, about 100 miles SW of Atlanta, the state capital.

Diverse, with good schools, decent nightlife, and a large community of veterans due to its nearby U.S. Army post, Fort Benning, Columbus attracts a mixed crowd. Whether you are a young professional looking to jump-start your career, a family in search of a safe and welcoming community, or a retiree seeking a comfortable and affordable place to call home, you will be able to find a sweet spot here.

Columbus Has an Affordable Housing Scene

If you are trying to decide between buying a home in Columbus and renting one, we have drilled through the most recent statistics and have found these figures that you may consider relevant in your search:

  • On average, owning a home in Columbus costs 58 percent less than in Atlanta, 29 percent less than throughout Georgia, and 40 percent less than the U.S. average.

  • Rents in Columbus are 29 percent more affordable than in Atlanta, 14 percent lower than Georgia's average, and 23 percent lower than the U.S. average.

  • A little less than half of Columbus residents choose to own their home compared to 45 percent in Atlanta, and over 64 percent in Georgia and the U.S. in general.

Tip: If you decide to buy a property here, you can keep your costs even lower by renting self storage units for seasonal items and belongings you need less frequently. Storage units in Columbus GA also come in handy if you choose to rent, especially if you move around a lot. Many Columbus storage facilities offer great amenities, like climate controlled units and 24 hour storage access.

Out and About in Columbus GA

Whether you're in the mood for a leisurely stroll along the Chattahoochee River or a heart-pumping hike through the canyons, Columbus has plenty of outdoor activities for you to try and soak up the sunshine. Get your inspiration from the local favorites and check out these spots:

Chattahoochee River Walk

You can explore this 15-mile paved trail along the Chattahoochee River on foot or by bike. The trail starts at Lake Oliver Marina and follows the river south along the border between Georgia and Alabama until it reaches the National Infantry Museum in Fort Benning. You can also raft Whitewater Columbus here, the longest urban whitewater rafting course in the world, or safely watch the rafters from the riverwalk.

Providence Canyon State Park

Located about 40 miles south of Columbus, this park features "Georgia's Little Grand Canyon" and stunning hiking trails. It also has a museum, a playground, two picnic shelters, and nine campsites. Besides hiking and picnicking here, you can also attend astronomy and geology programs or you can join the Canyon Climbers Club.

Lake Oliver Marina

Looking for a spot to go boating or fishing? Lake Oliver is a 2150-acre reservoir popular for fishing bream, water skiing, hunting, boating, and kayaking. The launching fee is usually $4.00 per vessel, but city employees get 50 percent off and retired city employees only have to pay $1.00. It is best if you rent boat storage either in Columbus GA or Phenix AL; just look for a nearby self storage facility that has available a storage unit size where you can fit your boat.

Tip: Before reserving storage rentals online, make sure to check all the amenities and refer to our size guide for tips on finding the right size storage unit.

How much do storage units cost in Columbus?

The biggest factor when it comes to the cost of storage units inColumbusis 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 Columbus 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 Columbus. Compare the available facilities on SpareFoot and filter by preferred storage amenities and features.

Average Monthly Price of Self Storage in Columbus

Based on 163 storage units in Columbus over the past 180 days.


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Average prices last updated on 06-01-2024.
Average price of storage units by size

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

Unit SizeAverage PriceLowest Price
5 x 5$38.39$23.00
5 x 10$70.53$36.00
10 x 10$86.67Not Available
10 x 15$94.94$44.00
10 x 20$161.38$80.00

The overall average price of a self-storage unit booked in Columbus, Georgia over the past 180 days is $75.28.

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Frequently asked questions

What is the average cost of renting storage per month?

In Columbus, GA, storage units cost an average of $75.28 per month.

Do all businesses enforce mandatory storage unit insurance?

Not necessarily. While some storage facilities might require mandatory insurance, others might make it optional or recommend that tenants have sufficient insurance coverage for their items.

What size of storage unit boxes should I use for different items?

Documents and files usually fit well in medium-sized boxes, while clothes and linens can be stored in larger ones. Consider the weight and volume of all items before choosing a box size.

Are there different types of storage units available for rent?

Certainly, there are a variety of storage unit types available to suit different needs including personal storage, business storage, vehicle storage, and more.

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