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1 - 15 of 74 storage facilities near Grand Rapids, MI
Mini Storage Depot - Eastern - 2837 Eastern Avenue Southeast
Mini Storage Depot - Walker Avenue - 2142 Walker Avenue Northwest
Mini Storage Depot - EasternGrand Rapids MI 495083.8 miles away
National Storage - Comstock Park - 4150 Alpine Avenue Northwest
Mini Storage Depot - Clancy - 1025 Clancy Avenue Northeast
CubeSmart Self Storage - Grand Rapids - 1236 Ball Avenue Northeast
Storage Rentals of America - Comstock Park - 3718 Alpine Avenue Northwest
Simply Self Storage - 2345 29th Street SE - Grand Rapids - 2345 29th Street Southeast
National Storage - Grand Rapids 1840 Oak Industrial Dr NE - 1840 Oak Industrial Drive Northeast
SpareBox Storage - Grand Rapids - 4570 36th Street Southeast
Storage Rentals of America - Wyoming - 2621 Burlingame Ave SW
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Helpful Resources for First Time Renters in Grand Rapids, MI

Moving to Grand Rapids, MI

Historically known as 'Furniture City' and the childhood home of President Gerald Ford, Grand Rapids is the second most populous city in Michigan after Detroit. After being dubbed 'the most sustainable midsize city in the U.S.' in 2010, this cultural and economic hub of West Michigan ranked first in several recent tops. The most notable ones addressed economic growth potential, sustainable development, and the number of manufacturing jobs.

If you are relocating to Grand Rapids to expand your business, switch jobs, or enroll in one of its many colleges and universities, there are a few things to take into account. The most important one: finding the right neighborhood for you.

Mini-guide to Grand Rapids Neighborhoods

East Hills

Popular among young professionals for its mix of urban and suburban feels, it is a safe and affordable neighborhood, with many bars, restaurants, and shops.


A fairly quiet and very dog-friendly neighborhood with well-kept yards and plenty of holiday spirit. Many families choose Ridgemoor for its good schools and, despite its higher than average real estate prices, most homes here are owned, not rented.


Suitable for families and outdoor activities, it is an affordable and diverse area, with lots of grocery stores and restaurants, especially in the Southern part of the neighborhood. The crime rate is very low and there are many parks and trails nearby.

Michigan Oaks

Close to Downtown Grand Rapids and two highways, it has many stores and restaurants within walking distance, while managing to keep its small-town charm intact.

Places of Interest in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Considered one of the best beer cities in the world, Grand Rapids has much more fun and nightlife to offer in its many rooftop bars, concert venues, Irish pubs, and nightclubs. If you want to spend a relaxing day, you have a zoo, a sculpture park, a historic district, and plenty of museums that set the scene for having a good time regardless of season, interests, or age.

Don't miss out on:

  • John Ball Zoo: It takes almost three hours to see most of the Zoo and the best times are early in the morning and right before closing time. Open from late March to mid-November, it has over 200 species and great educational programs.
  • Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park: This lush botanical garden is home to modern sculptures by famous artists. June to September it also hosts summer concerts that range from symphonic orchestras to country, soul, jazz, indie pop, and rock.
  • Grand Rapids Art Museum: Home to over 6,000 works of art from Renaissance to contemporary creations, GRAM offers free admission on Tuesdays and Thursday evenings. Saturdays are filled with special activities for families, like art-making projects, scavenger hunts, puppet shows, and storytelling.

Ease Your Move With Grand Rapids Storage Units

Summers in Grand Rapids are warm and humid, while winters can get pretty cold. With this temperature difference, it is a good idea to look for additional storage solutions for your seasonal items, especially bulky winter gear. Taking into account its humid continental climate, your best bet for textiles, photos, documents, and collectibles would be getting climate-controlled storage space.

Check SpareFoot for storage offers in Grand Rapids and note that a self-storage facility will be of great help when downsizing or renovating. It can also help you live more comfortably in a decluttered home without having to get rid of your extra belongings.

Frequently asked questions

What size storage unit should I rent for a 2 bedroom apartment in Grand Rapids?

A 10x10 to a 10x20 storage unit will be plenty of storage space for a 2 bedroom apartment.

How tall is a 5x5 storage unit in Grand Rapids, MI?

Most storage units are 8 feet tall, including a 5x5 storage unit. This means a 5x5 storage unit has 200 cubic feet of storage.

How much does a 10x20 storage unit hold in Grand Rapids, MI?

10x20 storage units will fit the contents of most 3 to 4 bedroom houses, including multiple mattresses and bedroom sets, living room furniture, large appliances, gym equipment and several boxes.

Can you sleep in a storage unit in Grand Rapids, MI?

You are not allowed to sleep or live in a storage unit in Grand Rapids, or any state for that matter. It is against the law.

What storage unit sizes can I rent in Grand Rapids, MI?

In Grand Rapids, MI, you can choose from a range of storage unit sizes, including small 5x5 and 5x10 storage units, medium 10x10 and 10x15 units, and large 10x20 and 10x30 options.
How much do storage units cost in Grand Rapids, Michigan?

The biggest factor when it comes to the cost of storage units in Grand Rapids, Michigan 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 Grand Rapids, Michigan 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 Grand Rapids, Michigan. 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 Grand Rapids storage facilities. Below are the average monthly storage unit prices in Grand Rapids, Michigan for the most common storage unit sizes.

Unit SizeAverage PriceLowest Price
5 x 5$57.13$36.21
5 x 10$73.96$47.78
10 x 10$112.55$68.79
10 x 15$124.80$90.86
10 x 20$156.06$91.36

The overall average price of a self-storage unit booked in Grand Rapids, Michigan over the past 180 days is $99.11.

Data for the cheapest self-storage unit is updated every 15 minutes.

Grand Rapids Self-Storage: At A Glance

Does Grand Rapids student population affect self-storage prices?

Colleges and universities located in or nearby Grand Rapids include Aquinas College, Calvin College, Cornerstone University, Davenport University. College students often need self-storage during summer and winter breaks and can drive prices up during these seasons.

How does seasonality affect Grand Rapids self-storage prices?

Storage prices in Grand Rapids tend to be somewhat volatile when compared to other cities. Prices can vary by about $59.5 monthly depending on the time of year. Grand Rapids self-storage prices are highest inAugust, and lowest in April.


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