Allen, TX Scrap Metal Prices

Allen is a Dallas suburb, located on the northern side of Plano, Garland, and Dallas. It is the 38th most populous city in the Texas with approximately 105,000 residents. Other cities close to it include McKinney, Denton, Lewisville, and Mesquite.

The city is one of the best places to live since the economy here is diverse, and it offers residents various recreational facilities. It is also home to various natural reserves such as Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife and Oak Point Park and Natural Reserve.

Allen developed from being a crop farming center to a diverse economic center with a low unemployment rate. Manufacturing, mining, and construction are major blue-collar economic sectors here, which makes the city an ideal place to sell scrap metal.

The laws regarding scrap metal in Texas are not that strict, but it would be good if you can familiarize with them before going to any facility. You’ll avoid frustrations, and you’ll know what to expect when you get to your preferred scrap yard.

Best Scrap Yards in Allen

Although Allen doesn’t have many scrap metal dealers, many people still sell these items. Here are the most recommended places you should consider.

If you are close to McKinney, we do recommend taking your materials to Ok Recycling on 3206 East University Drive, Texas Metal Company on 2431 East University Drive, and Wistron GreenTech on 2101 Couch Drive.

AutoZone Auto Parts is a good place to take used auto parts or a junk vehicle. The facility is located on 905 East Main Street, and they are open every day - including Sundays until 10pm.

The most recommended cash for gold places are Dallas Gold & Silver Exchange, which you can find on 9166 Gaylord Parkway if you are close to Frisco. The other place we can recommend is Allen Gold and Silver Exchange on 550 South Watters Road Suite 164.

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 Allen

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum$1.00
Aluminum Alloy$0.79
Copper$3.44
Brass$2.69
Lead$0.91
Nickel$10.88
Tin$9.52
Zinc$1.25
Steel Scrap$0.15
Steel Rebar$0.27

Last Updated On 2022-11-28

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Allen

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.69
Aluminum 3003$0.69
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.69
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.49
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$0.93
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.61
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$0.81
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.59
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$1.62
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.50
Aluminum Radiators$0.39
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.29
Transformers$0.17
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.22
Chrome Wheels$0.65
E.C. Wire$1.07
Litho Sheets$0.69
Mixed Turnings $0.40
MLC Clips$0.68
Aluminum Old Cast$0.66
Aluminum Old Sheet$0.65
Painted Siding$0.64
UBC$0.68
Zorba 90% NF$0.65
Aluminum Cans (clean)$0.50
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.25

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound in Allen

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$1.83
Yellow Brass$1.72
Brass Rod$1.68
Brass Hair Wire$1.80
Brass Pipe$1.64
Brass Radiators$1.39
Brass Shells$1.55
Brass Turnings$1.58
Bronze$1.89
Bronze Turnings$0.98
Dirty Brass$0.82
Dirty Brass Radiators$0.82
Plumbers Brass$1.64
Semi-Red Brass$1.67

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Allen

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$3.01
#1 Copper Tubing$2.81
#1 Flashing Copper$2.81
#2 Copper Tubing$2.65
#2/3 Mix Copper$2.57
#3 Copper with Tar$2.41
#3 Roofing Copper$2.49
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.33
Electric Motors - Copper$2.09
Enameled Copper$2.37
Insulated Copper Wire$2.41
Lead Coated Copper$2.03
Silver Plated Copper$2.57
Tin Coated Copper$2.25
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.25

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Allen

MetalPrice Per Pound
Lead Batteries$0.19
Lead Shot$0.43
Lead Wheel Weights$0.27
Solid Lead$0.57
Soft Lead$0.59

Scrap Zinc Prices per Pound in Allen

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$0.77
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.66

Scrap Gold Prices in Allen

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$19.25$598.88
14ct Gold$30.04$934.23
18ct Gold$38.51$1,197.72
22ct Gold$47.03$1,462.84
24ct Gold$51.34$1,596.82

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 Allen

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
Palladium$39.96$1,242.82
Platinum$21.59$671.45
Silver$0.53$16.50

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 Allen

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bundle$0.08
#1 Busheling$0.08
#1 HMS$0.06
HMS 80/20$0.05
Sheet Metal$0.05
Shredded Auto Scrap$0.06
Structural Steel$0.06

Scrap Prices for Stainless Steel per Pound in Allen

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.25
301 SS$0.37
304 SS Solid$0.53
304 SS Turning$0.45
309 SS$0.68
310 SS$1.04
316 SS Solid$0.68
330 SS$1.69

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 Allen

MetalPrice Per Pound
Scrap #1 Prepared$0.06
Scrap #2 Prepared$0.07
Scrap #1 Unprepared$0.05
Scrap #2 Unprepared$0.05
Scrap Auto Slabs Whole$0.06
Scrap Cast Iron$0.09
Scrap Dishwashers$0.06
Scrap Dryers$0.06
Scrap Oversize Torch$0.08
Scrap Rebar$0.17
Scrap Washing Machines$0.06
Scrap Water Heaters$0.06

Scrap Electronics Prices per Pound in Allen

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