Odessa, TX Scrap Metal Prices

Odessa is a city that serves as the county seat of Ector County, Texas. As of 2020, the population here was at 114,000 – making it the 33rd largest city in the state. You’ll find the city on the northwest side of the state and is close to Ablene, Lubbock, and Midland.

The city is famous for retaining its cowboy culture, it thriving arts scene, the Stonelenge Replica – Odessa Nuclear Crater, and its Friday Night Lights. It also home to various amenities such as Ellen Noel Art Museum, Chris Kyle Memorial, and the McKinney Park.

Discovery of oil led to the city’s incorporation in the 19th century. The sector continues to be the largest sector in the city, which is a good sign that selling scrap metal here would be a profitable business. People doing this normally make a good amount of money as the scrap metal prices that recycling facilities offer are high and the demand for these materials in the blue-collar sectors is constantly high.

Best Scrap Yards in Odessa

Odessa is home to many scrap yards. If you are looking for recommendations on the best places to take your scrap metal, junk vehicles, or valuables, here are the best places to consider.

Good places on the northern side of the city are PDQ Recycling on 2116 Judy Avenue and Roy’s Texas Auto Salvage on 7012 Florida Avenue. Those close to the Ector County Coliseum should take their items to Odessa Recycling Center on 816 West 42nd Street or Mueller on 5600 Andrews Highway.

If you are on the southern side of Odessa, we do recommend Green Daises Curbside Recycling on 3762 West 12th Street, Unlimited Wrecker Service on 2701 West 2nd Street, and 5 Star Recycle on 5276 West 16th Street.

Recommended cash for gold places include Cash America Pawn on 1012 North Grant Avenue, The Vault Fine Jewelry on 1600 East 8th Street, and Permian Pawn & Jewelry on 1229 East 8th Street.

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 Odessa

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum$0.96
Aluminum Alloy$0.76
Copper$3.31
Brass$2.60
Lead$0.88
Nickel$10.50
Tin$9.18
Zinc$1.20
Steel Scrap$0.14
Steel Rebar$0.26

Last Updated On 2022-11-28

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Odessa

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.66
Aluminum 3003$0.66
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.66
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.47
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$0.90
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.59
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$0.78
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.57
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$1.56
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.45
Aluminum Radiators$0.38
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.28
Transformers$0.16
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.21
Chrome Wheels$0.63
E.C. Wire$1.03
Litho Sheets$0.66
Mixed Turnings $0.39
MLC Clips$0.66
Aluminum Old Cast$0.64
Aluminum Old Sheet$0.63
Painted Siding$0.62
UBC$0.66
Zorba 90% NF$0.63
Aluminum Cans (clean)$0.48
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.24

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound in Odessa

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$1.77
Yellow Brass$1.66
Brass Rod$1.62
Brass Hair Wire$1.74
Brass Pipe$1.58
Brass Radiators$1.35
Brass Shells$1.50
Brass Turnings$1.53
Bronze$1.82
Bronze Turnings$0.95
Dirty Brass$0.79
Dirty Brass Radiators$0.79
Plumbers Brass$1.58
Semi-Red Brass$1.61

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Odessa

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$2.90
#1 Copper Tubing$2.71
#1 Flashing Copper$2.71
#2 Copper Tubing$2.56
#2/3 Mix Copper$2.48
#3 Copper with Tar$2.32
#3 Roofing Copper$2.40
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.25
Electric Motors - Copper$2.01
Enameled Copper$2.28
Insulated Copper Wire$2.32
Lead Coated Copper$1.96
Silver Plated Copper$2.48
Tin Coated Copper$2.17
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.17

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Odessa

MetalPrice Per Pound
Lead Batteries$0.18
Lead Shot$0.41
Lead Wheel Weights$0.26
Solid Lead$0.55
Soft Lead$0.57

Scrap Zinc Prices per Pound in Odessa

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$0.75
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.64

Scrap Gold Prices in Odessa

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$18.57$577.72
14ct Gold$28.98$901.22
18ct Gold$37.15$1,155.40
22ct Gold$45.37$1,411.15
24ct Gold$49.53$1,540.40

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 Odessa

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
Palladium$38.55$1,198.91
Platinum$20.82$647.73
Silver$0.51$15.92

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 Odessa

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 Odessa

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.24
301 SS$0.35
304 SS Solid$0.51
304 SS Turning$0.44
309 SS$0.66
310 SS$1.00
316 SS Solid$0.66
330 SS$1.63

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 Odessa

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 Odessa

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