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Browse 67 listings with more than 853 storage units in and around Des Moines, IA.

What is the cost of a storage unit in Des Moines, IA?

You can keep all of your belongings safe by paying $87 per month, on average, for a non-climate-controlled storage unit in Des Moines, IA. The facilities listed on RentCafe include a wide range of storage amenities, including electric gates, security cameras, drive-up access, elevators and climate control, among others. In order to book your storage unit in Des Moines, IA you can easily browse through the available facilities, select your preferred unit size and necessary amenities and contact the facility operator.

Depending on what your needs are, you can easily find the perfect storage unit in Des Moines, IA. We have a multitude of options for you to pick from! You can go for a smaller unit and then see how much you need to store, or you can choose a larger one, to get all the space you need for any belongings, even vehicles! Our current listings in Des Moines, IA start at $25 and go all the way up to $594, depending on unit size and amenities.

Unit Size Lowest Price Average Price Highest Price
5x5 $25 $38 $57
5x10 $35 $56 $83
10x10 $42 $87 $124
10x15 $52 $113 $171
10x20 $63 $135 $179

Find the perfect storage unit in Des Moines, IA

If you are interested in finding and renting a good storage unit in Des Moines, IA you came to the right place. RentCafe features no less than 17 storage facilities located right here in Des Moines, IA and they all offer secure and accessible storage units. You can sort all the units in your area based on costs and types of available amenities. Here, you can also find out more about these types of amenities (such as climate control, type of access and security measures) and about different unit sizes. Check out our listings in Des Moines, IA pick a unit that suits your needs and rent it right away.

When you book a storage unit, you have the perfect home for your stuff. Long term or short term, your choice! Storage facilities mostly rent units on a monthly basis, which means you will have the possibility to move in and out at any time. You can rent a storage unit in Des Moines, IA for a month or a whole year – either way, you can extend your rental period and switch to a unit of a different size whenever you want. This way, it’s easy to pick the best storage unit for your belongings!

The types of self storage you can find in Des Moines, IA

The urban lifestyle Des Moines offers prompts several reasons for renting self storage. Keeping household items such as clothes, paperwork and seasonal equipment in a storage unit frees up living space. A car can also be kept well protected in one, as can larger vehicles such as RVs and boats. Some units have climate control, which is useful for storing delicate items. Businesses also rent storage units to keep equipment, materials and products. Here are some of the types of storage available in Des Moines:

Des Moines, IA, self storage has many non-climate-controlled storage units

Storage units without climate control in Des Moines may be located inside the storage facility or outside with drive-up access. They are suitable for keeping items that will not get damaged by weather conditions. Small units, the size of a closet, are often referred to as ‘lockers,' while larger ones often have drive-up access, making moving things in easy.

Renting a non-climate-controlled unit in Des Moines costs around $90 per month.

Climate-controlled self storage units in Des Moines, IA, help in many situations

For delicate or especially valuable items, renting a storage unit with climate control is a good idea, as the humidity and temperature levels will be regulated. Antique furniture, clothes and anything made of paper benefit from the extra protection.

There are 17 self storage facilities in Des Moines offering climate-controlled units.

In Des Moines, a climate-controlled storage unit rents for $102 per month, on average.

How can self storage in Des Moines, IA, help you?

Self storage in Des Moines helps residents in many situations, such as relocating, downsizing, remodeling or simply not having enough space at home for all their possessions. Self storage units ensure a safe space where your extra belongings can be stored, whether short term or long term.

Self storage helps out when you move to Des Moines, IA

In 2021, Des Moines welcomed around 36,901 new residents. The urban lifestyle would have been among the attractions. Des Moines's population is now around 213,545, a change of -0.86% year-over-year.

Compared to 10 years ago, Des Moines's population grew 4.49%.

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

Numbers are total population figures in Des Moines, IA, as per the U.S. Census.

If you are transferring to Des Moines, move everything into a self storage unit and then from there into your new home in your own time.

Keep your home properly organized with self storage in Des Moines, IA

Residents of Des Moines have varied storage needs that derive from factors such as the housing stock and size of homes locally, as well as lifestyle, family composition and spending habits. About 60% of residents of Des Moines are homeowners and 40% are renters. The most usual number of bedrooms that can be found in a Des Moines home is 2.

Residents of Des Moines that live in smaller houses or apartments might not have enough space at home for all their belongings, such as out-of-season clothing, camping and sports equipment, bikes and so on. Those who reside in large homes, on the other hand, tend to also have big families, which creates the need to store things like baby items, extra furniture, clothing appliances, outdoor furniture and tools.

Des Moines, IA, self storage can be a great benefit to the city's college students

Des Moines hosts 6 universities. Students living in limited spaces can rent a storage unit for items they don't need every day, so clutter doesn't build up in their rooms. The unit can also be used when summer break comes around to save having to transport possessions back home until the next academic year.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I find self storage near me?

If you’re looking for a place to safely store less-frequently-used items and personal belongings of all types and sizes, look no further than a storage unit near your home or close to your business so you have access to your stuff at any time, hassle-free. RentCafe listings provide you with a variety of storage facilities, unit sizes, prices and amenities to choose from, depending on your needs and budget. You can now easily search for self storage facilities in your neighborhood or ZIP code, wherever you are in the U.S. You are only one search away from finding the perfect home for your belongings in Des Moines, IA!

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: 50317, 50310, 50313, 50315, 50314, 50309, 50320, 50316, 50319, 50321, 50312, 50311.

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