$38 Billion Is Spent Yearly On Self-storage

Self-storage is an increasingly popular business. There are an estimated 45,000 storage facilities across the country, and new construction has tripled in the past five years. There is now an estimated 6.5 square feet of self-storage space for every person in America. Households, not companies, account for 80 percent of industry revenue of $38 billion a year.What is marketed as affordable convenience comes at a high cost, and masks an oddly American appetite for stuff.

Sections:  u.s.   
Topics:  Iowa   Linn County   Cedar Rapids   
  • Report projects DoD spending on clean energy to reach $1.8 billion by 2025
    The clean energy programs, which include provisions for conservation that increase gradually over 12 years, are aimed at quelling the $20 billion in yearly expenditures on ... estimated $75 billion ...
    02/8/2020 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Activision made $3.36 billion from microtransactions in 2019
    with $4.93 billion gleaned from digital (roughly 77% of yearly revenues). Microtransaction revenue was mostly driven by the new Call of Duty reboot, which saw a double-digital percentage spike in mTX ...
    02/6/2020 - 11:41 am | View Link
  • Ministry of Defence's £19.2 billion spending boosts South West region
    "An average of £290 is being spent on defence for each person living ... in total expenditure since 2013/14, with an average yearly increase of 4 per cent. "Overall, the MOD Regional Expenditure ...
    01/31/2020 - 2:06 am | View Link
  • There’s A $16 Billion Reason NFL Bosses Want Roger Goodell To Keep Sounding Clueless
    Nothing shows you the underwhelming ways in public of Roger Goodell as NFL commissioner more than this: It’s the day after his yearly state ... Rhule spent just one year in the NFL as a Giants ...
    01/28/2020 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Parents are spending $42 billion on early child care — that's more than federal and state spending combined
    American parents with young children spend a total of $42 billion for early child care and education. But without substantial government support, Americans are being forced to reach further into their ...
    01/27/2020 - 11:56 am | View Link
  • More


Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More U.s. News