Pasadena, TX Scrap Metal Prices

Pasadena is a city in Texas, located on the southeastern side of Houston. It is the 20th largest city in the state with a population of over 150,000 people. Other cities close to it include Pearland, Sugar Land, Beaumont, and League City.

The city – which initially established itself as an agricultural city – is a good place to visit if you’d like to learn about the its history at the Pasadena Historical Museum. You can also enjoy an afternoon at the Armand Bayor Nature Center, or the Johnson Space Center.

Pasadena has a rich history of mining – thanks to the oil boom in the 19th centry. It also has huge manufacturing, aerospace, and construction sectors – which makes its economy diverse. So if you want to sell scrap metals here, the market for these materials is constant.

Sellers who can find a constant supply of scrap metal normally make a good amount of money since these materials sell at high prices. Don’t forget to carry your ID when taking your materials as no scrap yard will transact with you without one.

Best Scrap Yards in Pasadena

Our team toured different junk yards, scrap metal dealers, and gold dealers in Pasadena to see how they operated. Here are some of the best places in this city.

A highly recommended place around Village Grove East is Techmet LP on 6025 Genoa Red Bluff Road. If you are close to the Pasadena Freeway, good dealers around this place are Preston Recycling on 304 Preston Avenue and L & F Metals 1707 Red Bluff Road.

People around Pasadena Highlands don’t have to drive for long as Pasadena Recycling on 1306 South Houston Road Street and Richey Recycling on 1923 Cascade Avenue is close to you. You can also drive to Alta Vista Terrace and go to Texas Metales on 2710 Westside Drive.

Great facilities for scrapping a vehicle include Coyote Used Auto Parts on 5121 Spencer Highway and Best Recycled Auto Parts on 2613 Red Bluff Road.

If you are looking for cash for gold places, two places we can recommend are Eagle Gold & Coin Exchange on 6065 Fairmont Parkway and Easy Cash Pawn & Jewelry on 7118 Spencer Highway.

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 Pasadena

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum$0.97
Aluminum Alloy$0.77
Copper$3.34
Brass$2.61
Lead$0.88
Nickel$10.57
Tin$9.24
Zinc$1.21
Steel Scrap$0.14
Steel Rebar$0.26

Last Updated On 2022-11-28

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Pasadena

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.67
Aluminum 3003$0.67
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.67
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.48
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$0.90
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.59
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$0.79
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.57
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$1.57
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.46
Aluminum Radiators$0.38
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.28
Transformers$0.16
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.21
Chrome Wheels$0.63
E.C. Wire$1.04
Litho Sheets$0.67
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)$0.49
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.24

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound in Pasadena

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$1.78
Yellow Brass$1.67
Brass Rod$1.63
Brass Hair Wire$1.75
Brass Pipe$1.59
Brass Radiators$1.35
Brass Shells$1.51
Brass Turnings$1.54
Bronze$1.83
Bronze Turnings$0.96
Dirty Brass$0.80
Dirty Brass Radiators$0.80
Plumbers Brass$1.59
Semi-Red Brass$1.62

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Pasadena

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$2.92
#1 Copper Tubing$2.73
#1 Flashing Copper$2.73
#2 Copper Tubing$2.57
#2/3 Mix Copper$2.49
#3 Copper with Tar$2.34
#3 Roofing Copper$2.42
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.26
Electric Motors - Copper$2.03
Enameled Copper$2.30
Insulated Copper Wire$2.34
Lead Coated Copper$1.97
Silver Plated Copper$2.49
Tin Coated Copper$2.18
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.18

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Pasadena

MetalPrice Per Pound
Lead Batteries$0.18
Lead Shot$0.42
Lead Wheel Weights$0.27
Solid Lead$0.56
Soft Lead$0.57

Scrap Zinc Prices per Pound in Pasadena

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$0.75
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.65

Scrap Gold Prices in Pasadena

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$18.69$581.47
14ct Gold$29.16$907.07
18ct Gold$37.39$1,162.90
22ct Gold$45.66$1,420.31
24ct Gold$49.85$1,550.40

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 Pasadena

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
Palladium$38.80$1,206.69
Platinum$20.96$651.93
Silver$0.52$16.02

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 Pasadena

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 Pasadena

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.24
301 SS$0.36
304 SS Solid$0.51
304 SS Turning$0.44
309 SS$0.66
310 SS$1.01
316 SS Solid$0.66
330 SS$1.64

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 Pasadena

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 Pasadena

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