Iowa Self-Storage Facts & Figures

The go-to resource for storage data in Iowa


SpareFoot is the largest online marketplace for self-storage with direct access to the largest volume of high-quality storage statistics in the industry. That allows us to give you the most comprehensive outlook on storage trends across the country and in Iowa. Using the tools below, you can visualize trends within the industry including everything from storage unit pricing to consumer preferences and behavior.


Average Price of a Storage Unit in Iowa


The average price consumers have paid for a storage unit over the past few years in Iowa.

In 2017, the average price of a storage unit in Iowa is $71.59.


Average Price of a Storage Unit in Top Iowa Cities


The average price consumers have paid for a storage unit over the past few years in top Iowa cities.

This year, Cedar Rapids, IA has the highest average price for storage in the state at $103.86.


Storage Unit Price Per Square Foot in Iowa


The average price consumers have paid per square foot over the past few years in Iowa.

Storage Unit Price Per Square Foot in Top Iowa Cities


The average price consumers have paid per square foot over the past few years in Des Moines, Cedar Rapids, Davenport, Sioux City, and Waterloo.

Storage Demand by Month in Iowa


The share of storage unit bookings by month in Iowa.

In Iowa, May has the highest demand for storage making up 14% of all storage unit reservations for the year.


Storage Demand by Month in Des Moines


Des Moines' share of storage unit bookings by month.

Storage Demand by Month in Cedar Rapids


Cedar Rapids' share of storage unit bookings by month.

Storage Demand by Month in Davenport


Davenport's share of storage unit bookings by month.

Average Price per Storage Unit Size by Month in Iowa


The average price paid for the most popular storage unit sizes in Iowa.