20 Foot Shipping Container

Portable Storage for Rent or Sale

20 Ft Shipping Container Details and Benefits

Looking for our best-selling Shipping Container? A 20 ft shipping container is the #1 choice for most people. 

Get Simple Box sells and rents 20-foot containers in Arizona, California, Oregon, and Washington.

Why Get a 20 Foot Shipping Containers?

What Can 8x20 Containers Be Used For?

20 Foot Shipping Container Dimensions

*weights and dimensions are typical; slight variance may occur
**Note that 20 foot shipping containers actually come in two sizes: Standard-height and High Cube (one foot taller). High Cube 20’ containers are much more rare and typically only sold new. Some 20 foot shipping containers also feature cargo doors on both ends of the container (called 20 foot double-door containers).

What are 20 Foot Shipping Container Dimensions?

Simple Box’s 20-foot shipping container dimensions are:
  • Length: 20 feet
  • Width: 8 feet
  • Height: 8 feet 6 inches
  • Weight: 4,900 pounds

What Shipping Container Conditions Are Available?

Simple Box offers shipping containers in three conditions: New 20 Foot Container, Used 20 Foot Container and 20 Foot Modified Container.

New 20 Foot Container
New 20 Foot Container

New 20 Foot Shipping Container

A new 20 foot shipping container provides 160 square feet of secure storage space. Our new 20-foot containers are 20′ long, 8’-6’’ tall, and 8′ wide on the outside. This results in an interior height of 7’8”. New 20ft containers are often called one-trip or single-use because they’ve made one trip across the ocean.

They typically come in light gray or tan/beige color and feature a built-in lockbox for added security, air vents, and forklift pockets to make moving them around easy. You can expect your shipping container to be rust-free and have minimal (if any) dings or dents.

Each new 20-foot shipping container comes equipped with thick rubber door gaskets, which help keep the container free of wind, water, and rodents.

The majority of our 20-foot containers come with standard cargo doors; some containers feature roll-up doors or cargo doors on both ends.

Our container modification team can also add roll-up doors, lights, etc. to any of our 20ft. containers. The interior of our 20’ shipping containers are painted light gray or tan and the floor is made of thick plywood or eco-friendly bamboo.

Our new 20-foot shipping containers are our most popular container, by far. They are also the most abundantly-available, meaning they also come with the best overall price and value. New 20′ container prices can vary depending on the condition of the container and your location (delivery distance). Get the current price of a 20-foot container here. A new 20-ft container typically costs $2000 more than a used container. 

Used 20 Foot Container

A used 20’ shipping container also provides 160 ft sq square of storage space. Our used 20’ used containers are 20′ long, 8’-6″ tall, and 8′ wide on the outside. This results in an interior height of 7’8”. Used 20-foot shipping containers are anywhere from 8-15 year’s old. They’ve had a good life in the shipping industry and are ready to be repurposed for non-cargo uses. However, these containers are still completely wind and water-tight and could still be used to shipped overseas if needed.

Used 20’ shipping containers can come in a variety of colors, including dark red, dark blue, dark green and occasionally orange or brown. Our expert modification team can modify your used 20’ container by adding a lockbox, custom paint, doors, windows, electrical outlets, overhead lights, or anything else to make your used 20-foot shipping container even more useful.

Used 20-ft Container

Each shipping container comes equipped with thick rubber door gaskets, which help keep the container free of wind, water, and rodents. The majority of our 20-foot containers come with standard cargo doors; some containers feature roll-up doors.

 

Our container customization team can add roll-up doors, lights, etc. to any of our 20ft. containers. The interior of our 20’ shipping containers are painted light gray and the floor is made of thick plywood or planks. You can expect your used shipping container to have plenty of dings, dents, and scrapes on the inside walls and floor.

Used 20′ container prices are often $1000-2000 less than the price of a new container. Although the final price will depend on the container’s age, condition, and your location (delivery distance), you can get current price of a used 20-foot container here.

Modified Container with Roll up Door and Window
Modified 20 Foot Container

Modified 20 Foot Container

Our 20-foot custom shipping containers are 20′ long, 8′-6″ tall, and 8′ wide on the outside and have 160 square feet of customizable space. All of our custom containers include thick rubber door gaskets, which will keep your container free of water, wind, and rodents.

You can choose to start with a new 20’ shipping container or a used 20’ container. Then, our expert container modification team will customize your 20-foot shipping to meet your exact needs. Whether you want windows, lighting, lockboxes, security features, HVAC solutions, finished interiors, etc. Simple Box can add the modifications you need to make your shipping container work for you.

What to expect when buying a 20' Container:

When you choose to buy a 20-foot Shipping Container from Simple Box, you can expect:

  • Service that is local, professional, and kind
  • Expert local Delivery
  • Good value for your money
  • We give you options to rent or buy a container
  • The Box you receive will match the description, or we’ll come pick it up for free

No matter what your shipping container needs are, Simple Box can deliver the quality and service you’re looking for. Call us at 1-855-855-4269 or call the Simple Box location nearest you. We look forward to taking your call and earning your business.

CONTACT US FOR YOUR NEXT 20 FOOT CONTAINER

OFFICE HOURS | Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm | Saturday: By appointment | Sunday: Closed

ARIZONA

Get Simple Box of Phoenix
10201 N 121st. Ave.,
El Mirage AZ 85335

(602) 926-2987

CALIFORNIA

OREGON

Get Simple Box of Salem 5191 Portland Rd. NE, Salem OR 97305(503) 765-5421

WASHINGTON

Get Simple Box of Burlington

10941 Chuckanut Drive, Burlington, WA 98233

(360) 200-6609

Get Simple Box of Ellensburg
2402 W. Dolarway Rd.,
Ellensburg, WA 98926

(509) 289-2095

Get Simple Box of Marysville
15310 Smokey Point Boulevard, Marysville, WA 98271

(425) 420-2320

Get Simple Box Modification Shop
12998 Farm to Market Rd,
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

(360) 961-7600

PRICING & SERVICE AREA DISCLAIMER:

Our goal is to offer a good container at a fair price, with expert local delivery and excellent customer service throughout. We aim to have transparent process so that you can feel confident in the condition of the shipping container and the price quoted for delivery. Because shipping containers are heavily influenced by the price of steel, wood, fuel, and labor, all prices, including delivery rates, are subject to change without notice.

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