Buy or Rent a Shipping Container in Jacksonville, FL

Affordable Shipping and Storage Containers for Living in or Moving to the Gateway to Florida


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Jacksonville is undeniably among the most important city centers in the southern United States. As the largest mainland US city by land area, with Florida’s largest seaport and a population of 1.7 million people in its metropolitan area, Jacksonville has plenty of room to grow and expand – making it an excellent place to live, work, or start a business.

Whether you’re looking for storage space, containers for shipping, or an economical way to launch your own business, Rent-A-Container sells and rents a variety of affordable shipping containers for whatever you might be moving or storing.

Cost-effective, convenient, and versatile. Get a quote now!

Shipping containers are becoming the go-to storage solution for individuals and businesses. Rent-A-Container makes buying or renting exactly the right container for your needs easy. Just fill out this form and get a personalized quote sent to your inbox within the hour!

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Special Promotions in Jacksonville

Interested in buying or renting a shipping container in Jacksonville at the lowest price? Rent-A-Container is for you! As a leading shipping container retailer, we provide a wide range of container promotions across the state of Florida. Plus, save on shipping by renting or buying containers close to your location.

Check out our special promotions in Jacksonville and other cities in Florida. Just enter your zip code here on our website, or subscribe to our email newsletter to stay informed about all of our deals and discounts!

Other cities served near Jacksonville:

  • Callahan
  • Atlantic Beach
  • Palm Coast
  • Gainesville
  • Palatka
  • Saint Marys, Georgia
  • Brunswick, Georgia
  • Saint Augustine
  • And more!

How Jacksonville Uses Rent-A-Container Containers

With our full line of temporary steel shipping containers available for Jacksonvillians to buy or lease, the possibilities are endless. Our versatile options, industry low prices, and superior customer experience make us the best choice for storing and shipping containers.

Use them for storage, turn them into a coffee shop, office space, or unique backyard project. Whether it’s one container or 1,000, businesses from education to construction choose Rent-A-Container. Take a look at just a few of the industries in Jacksonville that can take advantage of affordable shipping and storage containers.



Shipping containers are excellent and convenient storage options. Image courtesy of Unsplash.

Are you coming up short on storage space in Jacksonville? Not to worry! With Rent-A-Container’s variety of storage solutions for affordable prices, you can live in Jacksonville and find plenty of storage space. Whether you’re in need of space for your business or for your own personal use, check out Rent-A-Container’s offerings in the area!

Housing and Rentals


Studio apartments made of modified shipping containers can be great housing options in cities like Jacksonville. Image courtesy of

More and more people around the world are opting to modify and use shipping containers as homes – and Jacksonville is no exception. In 2021, JWB Real Estate Capital opened a complex of studio apartments built out of shipping containers on Ashley Street, in Jacksonville’s Cathedral District. Shipping container homes and apartments are usually more eco-friendly than their traditional counterparts, making developments like the one on Ashley Street great for the environment.

If you’re an individual looking for an eco-friendly living space, buying and customizing a shipping container to use as your home might be a cost-effective solution for you, too. Rent-A-Container sells containers in various sizes, so if you’re looking to purchase one to make into a home, you might just find one that’s big enough through us.

Freight Shipping


One of the most common uses for shipping containers in Jacksonville is freight shipping. Image courtesy of Unsplash.

We’ve already mentioned that Jacksonville has the largest seaport in the state of Florida – which is saying something, for a state comprised of such a large peninsula. It comes as no surprise, then, that freight shipping is a huge industry in Jacksonville. And shipping containers are one of the best ways to transport a high volume of material!

If you need to ship materials to or from Jacksonville, make sure to check Rent-A-Container’s offerings in the area! We make shipping easy with our affordable selection of shipping containers.

Swimming Pools


Shipping containers can be modified to serve as great cost-effective swimming pools. Image courtesy of Gibson Building.

Why not take advantage of the warm Florida weather and install a shipping container swimming pool? That’s right – shipping containers are good for much, much more than just storage and shipping. Besides being renovated into homes and sheds, they can also be modified and used as swimming pools! Shipping container pools are usually more cost-effective than traditional swimming pools, too – so save yourself some money while you’re building a nice spot to soak up the sun and relax.

People who’ve used Rent-A-Container can barely contain themselves!

Although you’ll want to research pool installation and pool linings on your own, many of Rent-A-Container’s available shipping containers can be modified to serve as pools. Think about it if you’re in the market for a swimming pool around Jacksonville!

Get a Quote on Containers in Jacksonville, FL

New or used, buy or rent, we have containers available to fit your needs. Rent-A-Container offers the widest selection of standard, specialty, high cube, and office containers in Jacksonville. Combined with our flexible delivery options, it’s the reason we’re a leading steel shipping retailer in Florida.

Why People Love Shopping With Rent-A-Container

Maximum Choices

We have a huge inventory of steel shipping containers for sale or rent! Shop height, conditions, doors, and layouts at the best prices.

Buyers Trust us

Our customers trust our experts and support staff to deliver high quality, affordable containers when and where they need them.

Easy Delivery

We deliver to our customers in as little as five days after placing an order. Or, when they have a specific day and time in mind, we coordinate to meet their needs.

Expert Guidance

Our customers trust our experts and support staff to deliver high quality, affordable containers when and where they need them.

Want To Speak With a Rent-A-Container Expert?

Keep in mind that some container types are not always available at every depot in our network. To check on the availability of containers in Jacksonville, don’t hesitate to contact us – we’re available via call center, email, and live chat!


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Ready to Buy or Rent a Storage Container with Rent-A-Container?

There are plenty of shipping containers for rent or buy across Florida. But there are few shipping container companies that make the purchasing or rental process as easy, affordable, and fast as Rent-A-Container. We are your one-stop shop for shipping containers, converted containers, and container accessories.


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At Rent-A-Container, we pride ourselves on being synonymous with quality products and friendly customer service. We have the widest selection of steel containers for sale or lease in Jacksonville and other cities in Florida. All you have to do is browse our offers, select container type/size/condition, and add it to the cart. Online transactions are handled fast, transparently, and securely. There are no hidden costs to worry about.

Whether you need one container or the entire fleet, we ensure the lowest prices and a one-click purchasing experience. Contact our staff today - we are committed to guiding you throughout your container-buying or leasing process!

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