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8 facilities in San Mateo, CA, plus 120 more within a 16-mile radius

How much is a storage unit in San Mateo, CA?

The average price for a non-climate-controlled self storage unit in San Mateo, CA is now $293 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 San Mateo, CA self storage unit.

When searching for a storage unit in San Mateo, CA 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 San Mateo, CA starts at $86 and goes up to $963 for current listings.

Unit Size Lowest Price Average Price Highest Price
5x5 $94 $125 $166
5x10 $120 $167 $229
10x10 $214 $284 $347
10x15 $298 $379 $450
10x20 $326 $489 $658

Find your ideal self storage unit in San Mateo, CA today!

Interested in finding a storage unit for rent in San Mateo, CA? Search through the 8 storage facilities located in San Mateo, CA 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 San Mateo, CA 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 San Mateo, CA 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!

San Mateo, CA, has a wide range of storage options

Self storage is a great service for San Mateo residents. It affords you the opportunity to keep household belongings, vehicles, boats and much more outside of your home. There is more than one kind of storage in San Mateo. Let's take a look at what San Mateo has to offer in this regard below:

Use non-climate-controlled self storage in San Mateo, CA

Non-climate-controlled storage units in San Mateo are a good option for people who need to store stuff for a shorter period of time, or for those who are storing items that are not delicate. Items such as clothing, tools and sports equipment can be safely stored in a non-climate-controlled unit in San Mateo.

Non-climate-controlled self storage is the most widely used and generally the least expensive type of self storage.

A non-climate-controlled 10'x10' self storage unit in San Mateo rents for about $275 per month.

Protecting delicate items with climate-controlled self storage in San Mateo, CA

For your heat- and temperature-sensitive items, a climate-controlled unit is the best environment to keep them in outside your home. Electronics, furniture, paper-based products and much more are best kept in this kind of temperature-controlled setting to ensure they are preserved correctly.

You can find climate-controlled units at the 1 self storage facility that comes with climate control in San Mateo.

The cost of renting a climate-controlled unit in San Mateo is around $264/month.

Vehicle storage in San Mateo, CA

Self storage in San Mateo can also be used for storing the vehicles that you don't use on daily basis, including cars, motorcycles and ATVs. Around 18,495 of the households in San Mateo 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 are 2 facilities in San Mateo that offer units suitable for vehicle storage.

Renting a unit for vehicle storage in San Mateo costs around $210 per month.

Boat Storage in San Mateo, CA

Boating is a preferred activity in California, with approximately 820,490 boats registered in California.

There is 1 facility in San Mateo offering boat storage, so you can have a place to keep your boat safe and dry during the off-season.

Why you should rent a self storage unit in San Mateo, CA:

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

Self storage can streamline your move to San Mateo, CA

San Mateo is a popular moving destination that currently has about 105,087 residents, with around 15,333 people moving here in 2021 alone.

Compared to 10 years ago, San Mateo's population grew 7.98%.

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

Numbers are total population figures in San Mateo, CA, as per the U.S. Census.

The new residents are ready to enjoy San Mateo's many opportunities in terms of jobs, education and entertainment – and self storage can assist with the transition to a new place.

Whether you're relocating to San Mateo from another city, or even if you're planning a local move, self storage can help you make the entire process easier. Rent a self storage unit next to your new home and drive or ship your possessions there as you pack them, simplifying moving day as much as possible.

The San Mateo, CA, self storage sector assists apartment and single family dwellers

About 47% of San Mateo residents are renters and 53% of them own homes. Additionally, around 6% of people residing in California are part of multigenerational households. The most common number of bedrooms found in San Mateo homes is 1.

If you live in an apartment in San Mateo, you get about 868 sq. ft. of space, on average. If you're considering making better use of your apartment space, you can put some possessions such as seasonal and bulky items in storage.

The service is also useful for homeowners tackling home improvement. A project can take close to a few months, which means you could keep the contents of a room or two in a storage unit until its completion to avoid cramping your living space.

College students can benefit from self storage

In San Mateo, there are 2 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 Self Storage Near You

Are you looking to declutter your home and free up living space? You can now browse storage units near you that suit both your needs and your budget. StorageCafe listings include units of different sizes and prices and have a wide array of available amenities, so you don’t have to worry about your personal belongings. Here, you can easily look up storage facilities in your neighborhood or your ZIP code. Ideally, for easy access, you should try to find a unit within a 3-to-5-mile radius of your home. StorageCafe also makes it easy for you to explore storage listings in other cities, if you’re thinking about relocating, for example. Your perfect storage unit in San Mateo, CA is now 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: 94401, 94402, 94403, 94404.

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