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Climate-controlled storage units in Milwaukee, WI: 538 units available.

538 available units | 24 facilities | Average street rate: $112

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How much is a storage unit in Milwaukee, WI?

The average price for a non-climate-controlled self storage unit in Milwaukee, WI, is now $92 per month. To ensure easy access and a safe environment for your belongings, the storage facilities listed on StorageCafe feature amenities such as drive-up access, electric gates, security cameras, climate control, elevators and more. View all of the storage units located near you, select the unit size and amenities that work best for you, and contact the facility operator to book your Milwaukee, WI self storage unit.

When searching for a storage unit in Milwaukee, WI you have plenty of options! Depending on your needs, you might choose a thrifty small unit or go for maximum space with a large unit. Monthly rent for a storage unit in Milwaukee, WI starts at $14 and goes up to $899 for current listings.

Non Climate-Controlled Units*
Unit Size Avg. Street Rate
5x5 $45
5x10 $65
10x10 $112
10x15 $131
10x20 $163
10x30 $256
Average all sizes $129
Climate-Controlled Units*
Unit Size Avg. Street Rate
5x5 $45
5x10 $73
10x10 $120
10x15 $143
10x20 $196
10x30 $284
Average all sizes $143
*Average monthly rates for Milwaukee, WI in April 2024

Find your ideal self storage unit in Milwaukee, WI, today!

Interested in finding a storage unit for rent in Milwaukee, WI? Search through the 36 storage facilities located in Milwaukee, WI, that provide safe and accessible storage units. Check out the storage units in your area and sort them based on price and amenities. Get details about unit sizes, type of access, climate control, presence of security cameras, and other features. Find out how much it costs to rent a small storage unit in Milwaukee, WI, and decide if it’s the right option for you.

Storage facilities usually rent units on a monthly basis, which gives you the flexibility of moving in and out whenever you need to. Rent your Milwaukee, WI, self storage unit for just a month or keep it for an entire year – whichever works best for you. You can always extend your rental period, or switch to a bigger or smaller unit, as needed. Pick the storage unit that's right for you and rent it today!

Here are the most common types of self storage in Milwaukee, WI

Self storage has many different uses for Milwaukee residents, from helping with the storage of a few boxes with extra stuff to storing an entire household's worth of furniture and other belongings when moving or remodeling. Find out what different types of self storage you can access in Milwaukee:

Milwaukee, WI, facilities offer non-climate-controlled self storage

Non-climate-controlled units are among the most common type of units and Milwaukee is no exception. People typically store things such as plastic lawn furniture, kitchen items and gardening tools in this kind of unit. Many of them can be accessed by driving up to them. Some facilities also offer indoor units that require entering the facility building to access them. Smaller units, such as lockers, are also offered by storage facilities, providing storage for smaller objects.

Rent for a non-climate-controlled storage unit is about $92/month in Milwaukee.

Count on climate-controlled self storage in Milwaukee, WI, for sensitive items

Some items such as furniture, documents, appliances and others need to be stored in a special environment where temperature and humidity are optimal to preserve them. In this case, climate-controlled units are the perfect choice for storage away from home.

A total of 35 self storage facilities provide climate-controlled units in Milwaukee.

Climate-controlled units in Milwaukee rent for $98/month.

RV self storage in Milwaukee, WI

With sales volumes amounting to around $416M in Wisconsin, locals seem to be big fans of RV-ing – and for good reason. In fact, exploring the great outdoors becomes much more convenient when you're not tied to hotels and classic vacation deals. Self storage becomes essential for keeping your RV when not in use and the local market responds:

There are 7 storage facilities that offer RV storage spaces in Milwaukee.

Renting a storage unit for your RV costs around $67/month in Milwaukee.

Vehicle storage in Milwaukee, WI

Self storage in Milwaukee can also be used for storing the vehicles that you don't use on daily basis, including cars, motorcycles and ATVs. Around 135,675 of the households in Milwaukee have registered vehicles, and self storage can assist with keeping them safe while not in use. Instead of blocking precious garage space with a car or another vehicle that you seldomly use, rent a self storage unit to keep it safe long term.

There is 1 facility in Milwaukee that offers units suitable for vehicle storage.

Renting a unit for vehicle storage in Milwaukee costs around $36 per month.

Boat storage in Milwaukee, WI, helps with your favorite pastime

Boating is a relaxing activity, much appreciated by residents of Milwaukee. Around 613,516 boats are registered in the entire state, and some of them are right here in Milwaukee. As boat owners in Milwaukee know, boating is a lot of fun, but it also involves keeping your boat safe while not in use. Boat storage is a great option, ensuring the right condition for the long-term storage of boats.

Milwaukee has around 3 facilities that offers boat storage.

The average monthly rent for boat storage in Milwaukee stands at around $67.

Why you should rent a self storage unit in Milwaukee, WI:

If you live in Milwaukee, here are some cases when self storage can make your life easier:

Self storage in Milwaukee, WI, makes moving easier

Milwaukee is a dynamic, vibrant city, with about 578,198 residents, and there are more coming in. Around 88,160 people moved to Milwaukee in 2021 alone, in order to make the most of the city's many opportunities, from employment to education and entertainment.

However, there is a lot of outbound migration as well. In fact, compared to 10 years previously, Milwaukee's population decreased by 2.71% in 2021.

Here's how the population of Milwaukee changed over the last 10 years:

Numbers are total population figures in Milwaukee, WI, as per the U.S. Census.

However, moving to Milwaukee, or even a local move within Milwaukee, can be complicated – self storage helps with the logistics.

Rent a self storage unit close to your new home and use it to store your belongings, as you pack them, to reduce the volume of items to transport on moving day. You can keep your belongings in storage if you have small repairs and cleaning to do at your new home, until everything is done.

Involved in the Milwaukee, WI, housing market? Rent self storage to make moves easier.

Storage space at home can be an issue for most people in Milwaukee. Homeowners make up about 41% of the Milwaukee's residents, and another 59% are renters. Homes in Milwaukee most commonly have 2 bedrooms.

Factors such as family size, lifestyle and hobbies are defining the need for extra storage of people living in homes both big and small in Milwaukee. Whether you're a renter living in a small apartment that doesn't have space for sports or hobby gear, or a family living in a big house that needs to store extra furniture, baby-related items or tools, self storage in Milwaukee can help you keep your home uncluttered.

College students can benefit from self storage

In Milwaukee, there are 15 colleges and universities. If you're a college student here, you can also use self storage at the end of the academic year. Instead of moving all your belongings back home — which can be expensive and time-consuming — it's easier to put your things in a storage unit until the next academic year begins. Self storage presents the same type of advantage for international students as they don't need to bring their belongings back if they visit their home country for the summer.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Easiest Way to Find Climate-Controlled Self Storage Near You

Are you looking to declutter your home, free up living space and also keep your possessions safe from the effects of the weather outside? Using StorageCafe, you can browse storage units in your neighborhood or ZIP code that not only suit your needs and budget but also come with climate control for maximum protection. High humidity damages clothing and dryness cracks leather, while extreme heat and cold can both adversely affect a wide range of materials and mechanisms, so put vulnerable belongings in a climate-controlled storage unit rather than in the garage. Local storage facilities have a variety of security features and offer units in a wide range of sizes and prices. You might well find one within a 3-to-5-mile radius of your home. StorageCafe makes it easy for you to explore climate-controlled storage: listings in Milwaukee, WI and other cities are only a few clicks away!

The demographic data is from proprietary websites, Yardi Matrix and the 2021 American Community Survey (the latest U.S. Census Bureau release). No guarantee is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information used for specific neighborhoods and/or ZIP Codes.

The following ZIP Codes are included in this demographic data: 53202, 53203, 53204, 53205, 53206, 53207, 53208, 53209, 53210, 53211, 53212, 53213, 53214, 53215, 53216, 53218, 53219, 53220, 53221, 53222, 53223, 53224, 53225, 53226, 53228, 53233, 53295.