Dallas, TX Scrap Metal Prices

Dallas is the ninth largest city in the United States, and the third largest city in the state of Texas with a population of about 1.3 million people. The city lies on the northeastern regions of the state in Dallas County. Closest cities to it include Plano, Arlington, Fort Worth, Waco, Wichita Falls, and Tyler.

The city is popular for being a destination of transplants, and has a rapidly growing economy that attracts all types of people to it. Dallas also has a high concentration of restaurants, shopping malls, and neighbourhoods with its distinct vibe and attractions. Skyscrapers such as the Bank of America Plaza, Reunion Tower give the city a striking night skyline that you can admire while you visit the city.

Dallas grew due to construction of major railroad lines and roads. It has one of the most diversified economies with retail trade, healthcare, and tech being some of the largest sectors.

If you want to sell scrap metal here, you can be sure that the market for these items is always available as the manufacturing, mining, construction, and agricultural sectors as always in search for them. Hence, you can make a living out of it if you can supply these materials on a constant basis. Familiarize yourself with the scrap metal laws in Texas first before visiting any scrap yard to help you know what to expect, what documents you should carry, and how the local scrap yards operate.

Best Scrap Yards in Dallas

We took time to review some of the scrap yards in Dallas. The market here is good and bustling, and most scrap metal dealers have a good reputation. While searching for the best one for you, here are some you should consider.

If you live in Las Colinas, the most recommended place around here is Cyclone Recycling on 11221 on Tantor Road. We also recommend Venture Metals on 10848 Luna Road.

Good places around South Dallas are on Botham Jean Boulevard. They include Action Metal Recyclers on 3514, Green Earth Metal Recycling on 4115, and Okon Metals on 5901. Those around Joppa can drive to Oak Cliff – Dallas Yard on 8242 South Central Expressway. You can take your junk vehicle to Pick-n-Pull on the same street.

Lake June Scrap Metals is a good place to go to if you are around Balch Springs. The facility is on 11511 Lake June Road.

We also took time to look at different cash for gold places for scrap valuables. Here are the most recommended places in Dallas: Hebron Jewelry Exchange on 13021 Colt Road #211, Dallas Gold & Silver Exchange, Jewelers Cash For Gold on 2911 Royal Lane Suite A, DFW Gold Buyer on 12900 Preston Road Suite 715, and Zorrilla Cash For Gold on 2990 Lombardy Lane Suite 204.

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 Dallas

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum$0.98
Aluminum Alloy$0.77
Copper$3.37
Brass$2.64
Lead$0.89
Nickel$10.69
Tin$9.35
Zinc$1.22
Steel Scrap$0.15
Steel Rebar$0.27

Last Updated On 2022-11-28

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Dallas

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.68
Aluminum 3003$0.68
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.68
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.48
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$0.91
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.60
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$0.79
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.58
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$1.59
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.47
Aluminum Radiators$0.38
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.28
Transformers$0.17
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.22
Chrome Wheels$0.64
E.C. Wire$1.05
Litho Sheets$0.68
Mixed Turnings $0.39
MLC Clips$0.67
Aluminum Old Cast$0.65
Aluminum Old Sheet$0.64
Painted Siding$0.63
UBC$0.67
Zorba 90% NF$0.64
Aluminum Cans (clean)$0.49
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.25

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound in Dallas

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$1.80
Yellow Brass$1.69
Brass Rod$1.65
Brass Hair Wire$1.77
Brass Pipe$1.61
Brass Radiators$1.37
Brass Shells$1.52
Brass Turnings$1.56
Bronze$1.85
Bronze Turnings$0.97
Dirty Brass$0.81
Dirty Brass Radiators$0.81
Plumbers Brass$1.61
Semi-Red Brass$1.64

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Dallas

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$2.96
#1 Copper Tubing$2.76
#1 Flashing Copper$2.76
#2 Copper Tubing$2.60
#2/3 Mix Copper$2.52
#3 Copper with Tar$2.37
#3 Roofing Copper$2.44
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.29
Electric Motors - Copper$2.05
Enameled Copper$2.33
Insulated Copper Wire$2.37
Lead Coated Copper$1.99
Silver Plated Copper$2.52
Tin Coated Copper$2.21
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.21

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Dallas

MetalPrice Per Pound
Lead Batteries$0.19
Lead Shot$0.42
Lead Wheel Weights$0.27
Solid Lead$0.56
Soft Lead$0.58

Scrap Zinc Prices per Pound in Dallas

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$0.76
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.65

Scrap Gold Prices in Dallas

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$18.91$588.31
14ct Gold$29.51$917.75
18ct Gold$37.83$1,176.59
22ct Gold$46.20$1,437.02
24ct Gold$50.43$1,568.65

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 Dallas

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
Palladium$39.25$1,220.89
Platinum$21.21$659.60
Silver$0.52$16.21

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 Dallas

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 Dallas

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.24
301 SS$0.36
304 SS Solid$0.52
304 SS Turning$0.45
309 SS$0.67
310 SS$1.02
316 SS Solid$0.67
330 SS$1.66

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 Dallas

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$0.08
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 Dallas

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