Thousand Oaks, CA Scrap Metal Prices

Thousand Oaks is a city in Ventura County, northwest of Los Angeles with a population of about 126k people. It is the 47th largest city in the state of California, and the second largest in the county. Cities close to it are Oxnard to the west, Ventura to the northwest, Santa Clarita on the northeast, and Pasadena to the west.

The city is famous for having many oak trees and home to the famous Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. It also has a rich history of attracting tech companies into the region, even as its economy continues to grow. Construction, aerospace, and bietechnology are other sector that are present in the county.

Hence, if you want to sell scrap metal, valuables, or gold in Thousand Oaks, you’ll make some good money since there's a continuous demand for scrap metal to cater for the above industries. The city has several scrap yards that will buy scrap metal at a reasonable price. Most of the ones we reviewed are efficient, but you can ask around for recommendations before going to any of them.

Best Scrap Yards in Thousand Oaks

If you are driving along North Moorpark Road, good scrap yards along the road are U Call We Haul on 1336, Thousand Oaks Junk Removal & Hauling on 2220, and the Junk Wizards located on 275 East Hillcrest Drive Suite 110-236.

Those around Lynn Ranch on the western side of the city can go to either BC Recycling on 1475 Lawrence Drive, or P C Recycle on 2001 Anchor Court.

If you want to sell gold, silver, or any other valuable, reputable cash for gold places are Midas Gold Group on 100 Thousand Oaks Boulevard Suite 157 and The Gold Store on 2539 Thousand Boulevard.

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 Thousand Oaks

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum$1.20
Aluminum Alloy$0.91
Copper$4.08
Brass$3.20
Lead$1.06
Nickel$13.27
Tin$11.47
Zinc$1.50
Steel Scrap$0.19
Steel Rebar$0.33

Last Updated On 2022-12-04

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Thousand Oaks

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.83
Aluminum 3003$0.83
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.83
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.59
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$1.11
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.73
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$0.97
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.71
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$1.94
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.80
Aluminum Radiators$0.47
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.35
Transformers$0.20
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.26
Chrome Wheels$0.78
E.C. Wire$1.28
Litho Sheets$0.83
Mixed Turnings $0.48
MLC Clips$0.81
Aluminum Old Cast$0.79
Aluminum Old Sheet$0.78
Painted Siding$0.77
UBC$0.81
Zorba 90% NF$0.78
Aluminum Cans (clean)$0.60
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.30

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound in Thousand Oaks

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$2.18
Yellow Brass$2.05
Brass Rod$2.00
Brass Hair Wire$2.15
Brass Pipe$1.95
Brass Radiators$1.66
Brass Shells$1.85
Brass Turnings$1.88
Bronze$2.25
Bronze Turnings$1.17
Dirty Brass$0.98
Dirty Brass Radiators$0.98
Plumbers Brass$1.95
Semi-Red Brass$1.98

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Thousand Oaks

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$3.58
#1 Copper Tubing$3.34
#1 Flashing Copper$3.34
#2 Copper Tubing$3.15
#2/3 Mix Copper$3.05
#3 Copper with Tar$2.86
#3 Roofing Copper$2.96
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.77
Electric Motors - Copper$2.48
Enameled Copper$2.81
Insulated Copper Wire$2.86
Lead Coated Copper$2.41
Silver Plated Copper$3.05
Tin Coated Copper$2.67
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.67

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Thousand Oaks

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 Thousand Oaks

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$0.93
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.80

Scrap Gold Prices in Thousand Oaks

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$22.66$704.92
14ct Gold$35.36$1,099.67
18ct Gold$45.33$1,409.83
22ct Gold$55.36$1,721.89
24ct Gold$60.43$1,879.61

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 Thousand Oaks

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
Palladium$47.81$1,487.17
Platinum$25.69$799.13
Silver$0.65$20.11

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 Thousand Oaks

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bundle$0.10
#1 Busheling$0.11
#1 HMS$0.08
HMS 80/20$0.06
Sheet Metal$0.06
Shredded Auto Scrap$0.08
Structural Steel$0.08

Scrap Prices for Stainless Steel per Pound in Thousand Oaks

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.31
301 SS$0.47
304 SS Solid$0.67
304 SS Turning$0.58
309 SS$0.88
310 SS$1.33
316 SS Solid$0.88
330 SS$2.17

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 Thousand Oaks

MetalPrice Per Pound
Scrap #1 Prepared$0.08
Scrap #2 Prepared$0.09
Scrap #1 Unprepared$0.06
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$0.22
Scrap Washing Machines$0.07
Scrap Water Heaters$0.07

Scrap Electronics Prices per Pound in Thousand Oaks

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