Elk Grove, CA Scrap Metal Prices

Elk Grove is the 26th most populous city in California with a population of around 180,000 inhabitants. The city is located within the central regions of the state, with cities such as Sacramento, Stockton, Oakland, and San Jose being close to it.

Elk Grove is famous for a number of things, including many wineries, vineyards, and wine cellars. It also has outstanding restaurants, art shows, live theaters, and over 90 parks. Places to visit include Heringer Estates, Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, and the Elk Grove National Park.

The economy of the city is diverse, with education being the largest employer. It also has an active agricultural sector, with several retail and multi-national corporations having their offices here.

If you want to sell scrap metal, gold, or any other valuables, Elk Grove offers you an opportunity to make some money. The city doesn’t have many scrap yards, but the ones available offer good prices and friendly customer service. Ask the people around you for advice and get familiar with the laws of the state before you go anywhere so that you don't get surprised in any way.

Best Scrap Yards in Elk Grove

We investigated some of the scrap yards in the city, and we found several places we feel you can get good services and prices. If you live close to Camden Park, then Ocean’s Recycling on 9160 Florin Road would be a good place to go. Although they close early, they are also open on Sundays.

Other places we recommend is Junk Removal Elk Grove located on 6821 Fall Breeze, Elk Grove Auto Mall on Laguna Grove Drive, and Elk Grove on 9645 Auto Center Drive.

Good places that offer reasonable cash for gold and jewelry include The Gold Digger on 8996 Elk Grove Boulevard and Kenny G & Company Fine Jewelers on 7440 Laguna Boulevard Suite #112.

You may also want to check out our best tips about scrap yards before you head over to a scrap yard!

Scrap Metal Prices per Pound in Elk Grove

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum$1.22
Aluminum Alloy$0.92
Copper$4.15
Brass$3.26
Lead$1.08
Nickel$13.51
Tin$11.68
Zinc$1.53
Steel Scrap$0.19
Steel Rebar$0.33

Last Updated On 2022-12-04

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Elk Grove

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.84
Aluminum 3003$0.84
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.84
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.60
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$1.13
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.74
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$0.99
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.72
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$1.97
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.83
Aluminum Radiators$0.48
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.35
Transformers$0.21
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.27
Chrome Wheels$0.79
E.C. Wire$1.30
Litho Sheets$0.84
Mixed Turnings $0.49
MLC Clips$0.83
Aluminum Old Cast$0.80
Aluminum Old Sheet$0.79
Painted Siding$0.78
UBC$0.83
Zorba 90% NF$0.79
Aluminum Cans (clean)$0.61
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.30

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound in Elk Grove

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$2.22
Yellow Brass$2.09
Brass Rod$2.04
Brass Hair Wire$2.19
Brass Pipe$1.99
Brass Radiators$1.69
Brass Shells$1.88
Brass Turnings$1.92
Bronze$2.29
Bronze Turnings$1.19
Dirty Brass$0.99
Dirty Brass Radiators$0.99
Plumbers Brass$1.99
Semi-Red Brass$2.02

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Elk Grove

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$3.64
#1 Copper Tubing$3.40
#1 Flashing Copper$3.40
#2 Copper Tubing$3.20
#2/3 Mix Copper$3.11
#3 Copper with Tar$2.91
#3 Roofing Copper$3.01
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.81
Electric Motors - Copper$2.52
Enameled Copper$2.86
Insulated Copper Wire$2.91
Lead Coated Copper$2.46
Silver Plated Copper$3.11
Tin Coated Copper$2.72
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.72

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Elk Grove

MetalPrice Per Pound
Lead Batteries$0.22
Lead Shot$0.51
Lead Wheel Weights$0.33
Solid Lead$0.68
Soft Lead$0.70

Scrap Zinc Prices per Pound in Elk Grove

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$0.95
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.82

Scrap Gold Prices in Elk Grove

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$23.06$717.40
14ct Gold$35.98$1,119.14
18ct Gold$46.13$1,434.80
22ct Gold$56.34$1,752.38
24ct Gold$61.50$1,912.89

Today's scrap gold price represents the best prices you can get for the different purities of gold. Gold prices can fluctuate a lot and are often negiotable. Do not take the first offer!

Scrap Prices for other Precious Metals in Elk Grove

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
Palladium$48.66$1,513.50
Platinum$26.15$813.28
Silver$0.66$20.46

The current prices for scrap silver, palladium and platinum are updated daily. These precious metal scrap prices also fluctuate a lot, but are not as commonly traded as gold. It may a little more work finding a good buyer.

Scrap Prices for Steel per Pound in Elk Grove

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bundle$0.11
#1 Busheling$0.11
#1 HMS$0.08
HMS 80/20$0.07
Sheet Metal$0.06
Shredded Auto Scrap$0.08
Structural Steel$0.08

Scrap Prices for Stainless Steel per Pound in Elk Grove

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.32
301 SS$0.48
304 SS Solid$0.69
304 SS Turning$0.59
309 SS$0.89
310 SS$1.35
316 SS Solid$0.89
330 SS$2.21

Today's scrap price for stainless steel is based on the best prices on the market. Stainless steel is very much in demand currently due to it's use in construction and global shortages.

Scrap Prices for other Ferrous Metals per Pound in Elk Grove

MetalPrice Per Pound
Scrap #1 Prepared$0.08
Scrap #2 Prepared$0.09
Scrap #1 Unprepared$0.07
Scrap #2 Unprepared$0.07
Scrap Auto Slabs Whole$0.08
Scrap Cast Iron$0.11
Scrap Dishwashers$0.08
Scrap Dryers$0.08
Scrap Oversize Torch$0.10
Scrap Rebar$0.23
Scrap Washing Machines$0.08
Scrap Water Heaters$0.08

Scrap Electronics Prices per Pound in Elk Grove

ElectronicsPrice Per Pound
Scrap Back PanelsContact local scrap yard
Scrap Cellphones
Scrap Computer Wire
Scrap CPU Chips
Scrap CRT Monitors
Scrap Empty PC Servers
Scrap Graphics Cards
Scrap Hard DrivesContact local scrap yard
Scrap Hard Drive Boards
Scrap Laptops
Scrap LCD Monitors
Scrap Low Grade Boards
Scrap Mainframes
Scrap Memory
Scrap Mice
Scrap MotherboardsContact local scrap yard
Scrap Non-Green PC Boards
Scrap PC Boards
Scrap PC Tower
Scrap Power Supplies
Scrap Printers/Fax Machines
Scrap Servers
Scrap Speakers
Scrap Telecom EquipmentContact local scrap yard