Fontana, CA Scrap Metal Prices

Fontana is a city in the San Bernardino County, California. It has a population of around 208, 000, the 21st largest in California. Cities close to it include Riverside to the south, San Bernardino to the east and Rancho Cucamonga in the east.

The city is popular for its numerous sporting, cultural, and recreational opportunities. Notable Landmarks in the city include Glen Helen Regional Park, Auto Club Speedway, Etiwanda Falls Trailhead, and Glen Helen Amphitheater.

Fontana also has a thriving local economy with several industries available in the city. It has several trucking dealership centers, small building materials manufacturers, auto dealerships, retail, and hospitality companies.

The scrap metal industry is also active, since the city is home to several salvage yards. So, if you want to sell scrap metal, valuables, or even gold, you can be sure that you’ll get some good money out of it. Most of the scrap yards we found offer exceptional services and great prices as well.

Best Scrap Yards in Fontana

We investigated some of the scrap yards in the city, and found several we can recommend. If you live in South Fontana, American Metal Recycling on 11150 Redwood Avenue, Best Value Recycling on 15602 Valley Boulevard, and Aim Recycling Fontana on 14187 Slover Avenue would be good places to take scrap metal. Avoid M & M Imports Inc. people complain about their customer service and prices.

Those living on the northern side of the city can take their scrap metal to the following scrap yards. SA Recycling, a chain scrap yard, located in 15615 Arrow Boulevard, Mega Recycling located on 8416 Sultana Avenue, M & P Auto Dismantlers on 15666 Arrow Boulevard, and Advanced Steel Recovery located on Whitram Avenue.

We also reviewed cash for gold places in Fontana, and several we would recommend are Evelia’s Jewelry on 16950 Foothill Boulevard and Stay Gold Barber Shop on Spring Street.

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 Fontana

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum$1.22
Aluminum Alloy$0.92
Copper$4.15
Brass$3.26
Lead$1.08
Nickel$13.49
Tin$11.66
Zinc$1.52
Steel Scrap$0.19
Steel Rebar$0.33

Last Updated On 2022-12-04

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Fontana

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$0.47
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 Fontana

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$2.21
Yellow Brass$2.08
Brass Rod$2.03
Brass Hair Wire$2.18
Brass Pipe$1.98
Brass Radiators$1.69
Brass Shells$1.88
Brass Turnings$1.92
Bronze$2.28
Bronze Turnings$1.19
Dirty Brass$0.99
Dirty Brass Radiators$0.99
Plumbers Brass$1.98
Semi-Red Brass$2.01

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Fontana

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$3.63
#1 Copper Tubing$3.39
#1 Flashing Copper$3.39
#2 Copper Tubing$3.20
#2/3 Mix Copper$3.10
#3 Copper with Tar$2.91
#3 Roofing Copper$3.00
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.81
Electric Motors - Copper$2.52
Enameled Copper$2.86
Insulated Copper Wire$2.91
Lead Coated Copper$2.45
Silver Plated Copper$3.10
Tin Coated Copper$2.71
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.71

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Fontana

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 Fontana

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$0.95
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.81

Scrap Gold Prices in Fontana

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$23.03$716.27
14ct Gold$35.92$1,117.38
18ct Gold$46.06$1,432.54
22ct Gold$56.25$1,749.62
24ct Gold$61.40$1,909.88

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 Fontana

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
Palladium$48.58$1,511.11
Platinum$26.11$812.00
Silver$0.66$20.43

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 Fontana

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 Fontana

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.32
301 SS$0.48
304 SS Solid$0.68
304 SS Turning$0.59
309 SS$0.89
310 SS$1.35
316 SS Solid$0.89
330 SS$2.20

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 Fontana

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$0.07
Scrap Cast Iron$0.11
Scrap Dishwashers$0.07
Scrap Dryers$0.07
Scrap Oversize Torch$0.10
Scrap Rebar$0.23
Scrap Washing Machines$0.07
Scrap Water Heaters$0.07

Scrap Electronics Prices per Pound in Fontana

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