Santa Ana, CA Scrap Metal Prices

Santa Ana is a city found in the southern region of the state of California. It has a population of just over 300 thousand people, making it the 13th most populous city in the state. Some of the cities close to it include Irvine to the south, Anaheim to the north, Huntington Beach to the southwest, and Long Beach on the far west.

The New York Times refers to the city as the “face of a new California.” It is also popular for its hot semi-arid climate and has a many sites of interests, ranging from art museums, historic sites, zoos, and government buildings.

Other than being the financial and governmental center of Orange County, Santa Ana is also a corporate headquarters for several large companies. It also has other retail, wholesale, and small businesses that form the economic base of the city.

If you want to sell valuables, gold, or scrap metal in Santa Ana, there are many scrap yards where you can get good prices and excellent services. Take time to familiarize yourself with the state laws before going to any facility, as they are strict. Asking for recommendations, too, and checking online reviews can help you choose the best scrap yard or cash for gold place for your needs.

Best Scrap Yards in Santa Ana

If you live around Downtown, Lacy, Saddleback View, you can go to Bruce Metal & Salvage Inc. located on 920 East 6th Street, Global Metal Recycling Inc. on East Pine Street, or Certified Auto Garage on East 2nd Street. 

If you are driving along Endinger Avenue, we recommend OC Recycling and ReComp Recycling on South Santa Fe Street. A good scrap yard along Riverview is Elian Electronics Recycling on 19th Street Suite B. Those close to 5th Street, can take their scrap metal to EZPC Recycle on 2518, SA Recycling on 1804, or Quantum Auto Dismantler on 3125. 

Highly recommended cash for gold places in the city include Southern California Jewelry and Loan Pawn Shop located on Westminster Avenue and CNC Coin Vault on 1814 North Tustin Avenue.

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 Santa Ana

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum$1.17
Aluminum Alloy$0.92
Copper$4.02
Brass$3.15
Lead$1.06
Nickel$12.75
Tin$11.15
Zinc$1.46
Steel Scrap$0.17
Steel Rebar$0.32

Last Updated On 2022-11-28

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Santa Ana

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.81
Aluminum 3003$0.81
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.81
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.57
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$1.09
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.71
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$0.95
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.69
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$1.90
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.76
Aluminum Radiators$0.46
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.34
Transformers$0.20
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.26
Chrome Wheels$0.76
E.C. Wire$1.25
Litho Sheets$0.81
Mixed Turnings $0.47
MLC Clips$0.80
Aluminum Old Cast$0.77
Aluminum Old Sheet$0.76
Painted Siding$0.75
UBC$0.80
Zorba 90% NF$0.76
Aluminum Cans (clean)$0.59
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.29

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound in Santa Ana

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$2.14
Yellow Brass$2.02
Brass Rod$1.97
Brass Hair Wire$2.11
Brass Pipe$1.92
Brass Radiators$1.63
Brass Shells$1.82
Brass Turnings$1.85
Bronze$2.21
Bronze Turnings$1.15
Dirty Brass$0.96
Dirty Brass Radiators$0.96
Plumbers Brass$1.92
Semi-Red Brass$1.95

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Santa Ana

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$3.52
#1 Copper Tubing$3.29
#1 Flashing Copper$3.29
#2 Copper Tubing$3.10
#2/3 Mix Copper$3.01
#3 Copper with Tar$2.82
#3 Roofing Copper$2.91
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.73
Electric Motors - Copper$2.44
Enameled Copper$2.77
Insulated Copper Wire$2.82
Lead Coated Copper$2.38
Silver Plated Copper$3.01
Tin Coated Copper$2.63
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.63

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Santa Ana

MetalPrice Per Pound
Lead Batteries$0.22
Lead Shot$0.50
Lead Wheel Weights$0.32
Solid Lead$0.67
Soft Lead$0.69

Scrap Zinc Prices per Pound in Santa Ana

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$0.90
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.78

Scrap Gold Prices in Santa Ana

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$22.55$701.36
14ct Gold$35.18$1,094.10
18ct Gold$45.10$1,402.67
22ct Gold$55.08$1,713.15
24ct Gold$60.12$1,870.07

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 Santa Ana

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
Palladium$46.80$1,455.49
Platinum$25.28$786.35
Silver$0.62$19.32

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 Santa Ana

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bundle$0.10
#1 Busheling$0.10
#1 HMS$0.07
HMS 80/20$0.06
Sheet Metal$0.06
Shredded Auto Scrap$0.07
Structural Steel$0.07

Scrap Prices for Stainless Steel per Pound in Santa Ana

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.29
301 SS$0.43
304 SS Solid$0.62
304 SS Turning$0.53
309 SS$0.80
310 SS$1.21
316 SS Solid$0.80
330 SS$1.98

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 Santa Ana

MetalPrice Per Pound
Scrap #1 Prepared$0.08
Scrap #2 Prepared$0.08
Scrap #1 Unprepared$0.06
Scrap #2 Unprepared$0.06
Scrap Auto Slabs Whole$0.07
Scrap Cast Iron$0.10
Scrap Dishwashers$0.07
Scrap Dryers$0.07
Scrap Oversize Torch$0.09
Scrap Rebar$0.20
Scrap Washing Machines$0.07
Scrap Water Heaters$0.07

Scrap Electronics Prices per Pound in Santa Ana

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