Rocky Mount is a located in the coastal plain of North Carolina. The city has a population of over 57,000. It is known for being the hometown of the Jazz legend Thelonious Monk. The humble beginnings of this city have not changed much since it was founded in 1816. With a close proximity to the ocean and a low elevation, the climate of Rocky Mount provides a temperate background for outdoor activities throughout the year.
The growing arts community in Rocky Mount, NC is one of the reasons as why several people come to visit or move here each year. The city is becoming known as a place where up and coming artist can come to hone in their talents as they are trying to break into several different genres of visual art. Many of these artists find that using storage facilities to store their finished works of art is great way to keep them safe between showings.
In addition to this ground roots arts scene the city is home to the much acclaimed Maria V. Howard Arts Center and a Community Theater at the Imperial Centre for Arts & Sciences. The Children's Museum & Science Center hosts several events throughout the year to inspire the area's young people to become involved in the arts.
Being the home town Thelonius Monk has caused there to be a thriving jazz scene to still exist in the Rocky Mount, NC. Many of the jazz musicians in the city store their instruments in storage units. They find that this helps them to preserve expensive, and some cases irreplaceable jazz instruments.
There are several trade and vocational school located in Rocky Mount, NC. The city is home to only one four year university, the North Carolina Wesleyan College. This college is affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college offers 22 major and 22 minor degree programs to its students. Business, fine arts, criminal justice and social sciences are some of the degree programs offered here. These students generally have very little space and benefit from storage facilities.
The downtown neighborhood in Rocky Mount, NC is famous for the Douglas Block. This is an area where the six historically significant buildings of the Rocky Mount, NC business district are located in addition to the Thelonious Monk Plaza. This area draws several visitors to the city each year. The Happy Hill is one of the most prestigious areas of the city to live in. The neighborhood has an official set of board members who oversee area and events hosted here. The neighborhood is home to the Bea Holman Park. The neighborhood even holds an annual Bea Holman day event to honor this woman who contributed much of life to making better life here. More information about this neighborhood can be found in their monthly newsletter. Little Raleigh is the neighborhood in Rocky Mount, NC which is home to the beautiful Buck Leonard Park. The quiet, well-manicured neighborhood has an appointed neighborhood board to oversee the area. The neighborhood is known for being quiet and family friendly. Recently many out-of-towners are starting to come here and secure housing and land for their retirement years. These people are being draw here by the beautiful area the city is located in, it thriving arts scene and the reasonable real estate prices offered here, which is why good storage facilities are in demand.
Brian Shreckengast is a writer at Self Storage Deals.
|Self Storage Facility||Phone||Address|
|May's Mini Storage||2522352600||5523 US Highway 264a, Bailey, NC 27807|
|Stanhope Mini Storage||2522355161||4918 Fire Tower Rd, Bailey, NC 27807|
|North Nashville Mini Storage||2524599935||2215 Womble Rd, Nashville, NC 27856|
|Stoney Creek Mini-Storage||2524593030||110 S Barnes St, Nashville, NC 27856|
|AAAA Mini Storage||2524434228||560 S Wesleyan Blvd, Rocky Mount, NC 27803|
|A-AAA Mini Storage||2524434228||530 S Wesleyan Blvd, Rocky Mount, NC 27803|
|Affordable Self-Storage||2529772955||1811 Sunset Ave, Rocky Mount, NC 27804|
|Coy's Mini Warehouse||2524420390||295 Cooley Rd, Rocky Mount, NC 27803|
|E-Z Mini Storage||2529771616||101 S Church St, Rocky Mount, NC 27804|
|E-Z Mini Storage||2529771616||1175 Jeffreys Rd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804|
|E-Z Mini Storage||2529771616||319 NE Main St, Rocky Mount, NC 27801|
|E-Z Mini Storage||2529771616||711 S Church St, Rocky Mount, NC 27803|
|Security Mini Storage||2529378230||4581 Dozier Rd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804|
|Edgecombe Mini-Storage||2528237930||1601 Saint Andrew St, Tarboro, NC 27886|
|Affordable Self-Storage||252-977-2955||1811 Sunset Avenue, Rocky Mount, NC 27804|
|E Z Storage||252-985-1061||709 South Church Street, Rocky Mount, NC 27803|
|American Storage Rental Spaces||252-443-9471||111 Country Club Road, Rocky Mount, NC 27804|
|Atlas Interstate Agent||Rocky Mount, NC 27801|
|Horne Storage Co Inc||Rocky Mount, NC 27801|
|Jackson Moving & Storage CO||2 Richards Drive, Rocky Mount, NC 27801|
|Jackson Moving & Storage||2 Richard Drive, Rocky Mount, NC 27801|