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1 - 15 of 32 storage facilities near Wilmington, NC
Prime Storage - Leland - 1862 Mount Misery Road Northeast
Prime Storage - Wilmington - 5044 Carolina Beach Rd. - 5044 Carolina Beach Road
Go Store It - Wilmington Midtown - 1230 South 15th StreetWilmington NC 284011 mile away
Prime Storage - Wilmington - N. 23rd Street - 2306 North 23rd Street
Go Store It - Castle Hayne - 5411 Castle Hayne Road - 5411 Castle Hayne Road
Storage King USA - 129 - Winnabow, NC - Edgewood Lane - 20 Edgewood Lane Northeast
Prime Storage - Wilmington - 5800 Carolina Beach Rd - 5800 Carolina Beach Road
Street Smart Storage - Wilmington - 6947 Market Street
Midgard Castle Hayne - 4416 Castle Hayne Road
City Storage South - 1525 South Front Street
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Quick Guide for Moving to Wilmington, NC

If you're thinking of moving from one of the more expensive cities in the U.S., good news. The cost of living in Wilmington is 4% below the national average. You'll save most when it comes to housing as the cost to rent or buy falls a whopping 23 percent below the U.S. median. Utilities, groceries, and transportation are still relatively costly, but because you save so much on rent, it balances out. But there's more to Wilmington than the great cost of living. It's a lovely waterfront city steeped in history with so much culture and opportunity available.

Waterfront City Steeped in History

Wilmington itself is an amazing city to live in. Head to one of the beautiful beaches where you can relax on the sand when the weather is warm. Wrightsville, Carolina, and Kure Beach are all local favorites. Because it's right on the Atlantic, there are some seriously outstanding seafood restaurants in Wilmington. If seafood isn't your thing, you'll discover plenty of other top eateries where you can grab a bite.

There are some amazing local craft breweries in and around Wilmington, as well as some stellar wine bars and tapas places. Catch a concert at the Greenfield Lake Amphitheater or check out one of the excellent museums. The University of North Carolina u2013 Wilmington campus is located in the city, and is famous for its marine biology and natural sciences programs.

UNCW students who need a secure place to store their belongings between terms can rely on storage units in Wilmington, NC. These affordable storage units are a stellar way to keep your stuff safe while you're back home or traveling the world.

There's a Great Economy in Wilmington

North Carolina's 'Port Cityu201d is home to many thriving industries. Healthcare, agriculture, education, hospitality, and manufacturing are some of the major industries in town. In 2015, Wilmington was rated one of the best new places to start a business, and several years later, this still holds true.

Popular Neighborhoods to Live in Wilmington, NC

There are a lot of great areas to move to in Wilmington. These are the top choices.

Historic District

The Historic District is ideal for anyone who appreciates beautiful architecture and a small, tight-knit community. There are some great boutique shops and antique sellers in the area, as well as a few local favorite restaurants. Located in Downtown Wilmington, the Historic District is highly walkable, and it's just a quick jaunt from the Historic District into Downtown when you're in the mood for a night out.

River's Edge

Families will love River's Edge. There are some excellent schools in the neighborhood, with beautiful homes set in a quieter, more peaceful part of town. Truly ideal for raising a family. Of course, River's Edge is conveniently located not too far from the Historic District and Downtown, so all the great eating, shopping, and activities that Wilmington has to offer are just a few steps from your door.

Consider a Storage Rental When Moving to Wilmington

If you're moving to Wilmington, renting a storage unit is just plain smart. No one wants to worry about furniture, cars, and precious personal belongings when shopping for the perfect home. And Wilmington has options no matter what your needs are. There are boat storage, vehicle storage, and climate-controlled units to keep all of your possessions in the same condition as when you put them in.

How much do storage units cost in Wilmington?

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

Average Monthly Price of Self Storage in Wilmington

Based on 347 storage units in Wilmington over the past 180 days.


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Average prices last updated on 12-06-2023.
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 Wilmington, North Carolina storage facilities. Below are the average monthly storage unit prices in Wilmington, North Carolina for the most common storage unit sizes.

Unit SizeAverage PriceLowest Price
5 x 5$64.61$34.00
5 x 10$88.08$49.00
10 x 10$118.47$39.00
10 x 15$141.71$78.50
10 x 20$185.88$97.00

The overall average price of a self-storage unit booked in Wilmington, North Carolina over the past 180 days is $102.02.

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

Frequently asked questions

Can I access my storage unit in Wilmington, NC after office hours?

A lot of storage facilities in Wilmington, NC do allow you to access your unit after the office closes, but you can check a facility's access hours by looking at their listing on Sparefoot or calling the office. You can also narrow down your search to just storage facilities with 24 hour access by applying the filter above.

Can I get a storage unit in Wilmington without buying insurance?

Most storage facilities in Wilmington, NC do require you to have insurance when you rent a storage unit. Most homeowner's or renter's insurance will cover storage units, and facilities accept this as proof of insurance. If you don't already have insurance, you will likely be required to buy insurance from the facility.

What does a 5x5 storage unit look like in Wilmington, NC?

A 5x5 storage unit is comparable in size to a small walk-in closet or walk-in pantry. Most storage units in Wilmington have 8 foot ceilings, so a 5x5 unit has a total of 200 cubic feet of storage.

What fits in a 10x20 storage unit in Wilmington, NC?

The contents of a 3 to 4 bedroom house will fit into a 10x20 storage unit. It's about the size of a one-car garage with 8 foot ceilings, creating 1,600 cubic feet of storage space. Because of this, 10x20 storage units are recommended if you need to store a car, SUV or truck.

How big are storage spaces in Wilmington, NC?

Many storage facilities in Wilmington, NC have large storage units as big as 10x30, which is 300 square feet of storage space. Because storage units have 8 foot ceilings, this gives you a total of 2,400 cubic feet of storage, meaning you can stack boxes and furniture to fill the entire unit.

Wilmington Self-Storage: At A Glance

Does Wilmington student population affect self-storage prices?

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

How does seasonality affect Wilmington self-storage prices?

Storage prices in Wilmington tend to be somewhat volatile when compared to other cities. Prices can vary by about $71.05 monthly depending on the time of year. Wilmington self-storage prices are highest inAugust, and lowest in December.

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