Ontario, CA Scrap Metal Prices

Ontario is a city in Southern California with a population of approximately 170 thousand people. The city is part of the San Bernardino County, and lies east of Los Angeles County. Other cities that are close to it include Riverside on the southeast, Santa Ana on the southwest and Pasadena on the northwest.

The city is famous for a number of things, including its semi arid climate, which is suitable for outdoor activities such as rock climbing. You’ll also find a variety of recreational areas, historic attractions, and lovely lakes.

Since the inception of the city in 1891, the economy relied on Agriculture and mining. The economy of the city has grown to be diverse ever since, with manufacturing, tourism, and retail playing a huge part. If you want to sell scrap metal, you can do so here, thanks to the vibrant manufacturing, agriculture, and mining sectors.

Ontario also has numerous scrap yards and cash for gold places where you can take your valuables and scrap metals. Most of the places we saw offer exceptional service and you’ll get good prices for your scrap metal. You should ask around for recommendations though, before going to any of them.

Best Scrap Yards in Ontario

Good scrap yards close to the Mission Boulevard would be Pacific Auto Wrecking on 802 East Ontario Boulevard and Inland Empire Recycling on 717 South Taylor Avenue. Other places we recommend around this area include Main Street Fibers on East Main Street and D & M Metals on 840 East State Street.

Those living around Montclair can drive to The Junk Fellas on West D Street. Recommended scrap yards on the southern side of Ontario would be Greenyard Recycling and Kar King Auto - both on Southern Vineyard Avenue, and Dan Kat Industries on 1701 Monticello Court.

Cash for gold places you can take your valuables to are Crown Gold Exchange on 980 North Ontario Mills Drive Unit B, and Central Mega Pawn located on 11301 Central Avenue #A.

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 Ontario

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum$1.23
Aluminum Alloy$0.93
Copper$4.18
Brass$3.28
Lead$1.09
Nickel$13.59
Tin$11.75
Zinc$1.54
Steel Scrap$0.19
Steel Rebar$0.34

Last Updated On 2022-12-04

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Ontario

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.85
Aluminum 3003$0.85
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.85
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.60
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$1.14
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.75
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$0.99
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.72
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$1.99
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.84
Aluminum Radiators$0.48
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.36
Transformers$0.21
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.27
Chrome Wheels$0.80
E.C. Wire$1.31
Litho Sheets$0.85
Mixed Turnings $0.49
MLC Clips$0.83
Aluminum Old Cast$0.81
Aluminum Old Sheet$0.80
Painted Siding$0.79
UBC$0.83
Zorba 90% NF$0.80
Aluminum Cans (clean)$0.61
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.31

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound in Ontario

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$2.23
Yellow Brass$2.10
Brass Rod$2.05
Brass Hair Wire$2.20
Brass Pipe$2.00
Brass Radiators$1.70
Brass Shells$1.89
Brass Turnings$1.93
Bronze$2.30
Bronze Turnings$1.20
Dirty Brass$1.00
Dirty Brass Radiators$1.00
Plumbers Brass$2.00
Semi-Red Brass$2.03

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Ontario

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$3.66
#1 Copper Tubing$3.42
#1 Flashing Copper$3.42
#2 Copper Tubing$3.22
#2/3 Mix Copper$3.13
#3 Copper with Tar$2.93
#3 Roofing Copper$3.03
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.83
Electric Motors - Copper$2.54
Enameled Copper$2.88
Insulated Copper Wire$2.93
Lead Coated Copper$2.47
Silver Plated Copper$3.13
Tin Coated Copper$2.73
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.73

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Ontario

MetalPrice Per Pound
Lead Batteries$0.23
Lead Shot$0.51
Lead Wheel Weights$0.33
Solid Lead$0.69
Soft Lead$0.71

Scrap Zinc Prices per Pound in Ontario

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

Scrap Gold Prices in Ontario

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$23.21$721.98
14ct Gold$36.21$1,126.29
18ct Gold$46.42$1,443.96
22ct Gold$56.70$1,763.57
24ct Gold$61.89$1,925.11

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 Ontario

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
Palladium$48.97$1,523.16
Platinum$26.31$818.47
Silver$0.66$20.60

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 Ontario

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 Ontario

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.32
301 SS$0.48
304 SS Solid$0.69
304 SS Turning$0.60
309 SS$0.90
310 SS$1.36
316 SS Solid$0.90
330 SS$2.22

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 Ontario

MetalPrice Per Pound
Scrap #1 Prepared$0.09
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 Ontario

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