Current Junk Car Prices & State of the Vehicle Recycling Market

๐Ÿ”ฅ ๐Ÿ”ฅ ๐Ÿ”ฅ The Market is HOT Junk Car Prices are Still High ๐Ÿ”ฅ ๐Ÿ”ฅ ๐Ÿ”ฅ

The average price a junk car was worth in August 2021 was $514.

Covid-19 has caused a crazy shift in prices in the automotive market and that includes the price of end-of-life vehicles, aka junk cars.

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Current Average Junk Car Prices*

*The junk car prices on this page are averages based on a 30 day running total of offers made for these specific vehicle models, which are the most popular. Prices are only for reference and informational purposes and are based on national averages. Junk car buyers are NOT held to these averages.

Honda Accord

$544.77

Last updated 9/1/21 ๐Ÿ“ˆ

Nissan Altima

$488.32

Last updated 9/1/21 ๐Ÿ“‰

Toyota Camry

$574.42

Last updated 9/1/21 ๐Ÿ“‰

Honda Civic

$576.42

Last updated 9/1/21 ๐Ÿ“‰

Ford Explorer

$501.01

Last updated 9/1/21 ๐Ÿ“ˆ

Chevrolet Impala

$418.02

Last updated 9/1/21 ๐Ÿ“ˆ

PT Cruiser

$294.17

Last updated 9/1/21 ๐Ÿ“‰

Junk Car / Vehicle Recycling Market Trends

History of Vehicle Prices by Month in 2021

Honda Accord $399.86 $454.27 $432.21 $527.30 $551.32 $590.61 $503.21 $544.77
Nissan Altima $340.86 $384.50 $455.64 $470.80 $533.77 $553.12 $595.24 $488.32
Toyota Camry $471.13 $584.03 $640.46 $773.23 $745.69 $628.61 $651.58 $574.42
Honda Civic $378.04 $446.64 $539.77 $571.28 $582.46 $585.51 $636.15 $576.42
Ford Explorer $481.43 $493.68 $375.25 $450.60 $606.13 $517.31 $436.74 $501.01
Chevrolet Impala $287.64 $309.19 $345.95 $379.00 $373.48 $405.47 $412.24 $418.02
PT Cruiser $217.36 $289.22 $292.82 $302.61 $343.41 $307.87 $334.09 $294.17
Monthly Average: $385.14 $447.05 $468.21 $525.09 $557.12 $547.13 $545.42 $514.02

Junk Car Prices by City in 2021

Miami $1,371.47 $1,181.54 $1,266.08 $1,216.70 $1,246.86 $1,116.61 $1,326.58 $1,400.82 $1,261.36
Brooklyn $604.44 $828.91 $848.80 $1,392.11 $790.50 $1,394.67 $1,119.00 $880.00 $998.64
Houston $742.88 $607.12 $1,171.49 $656.00 $780.42 $981.67 $1,005.90 $760.26 $854.42
Denver $1,539.58 $906.83 $621.51 $585.88 $596.08 $748.09 $752.92 $674.06 $816.15
San Antonio $785.85 $804.35 $552.72 $750.51 $800.33 $992.19 $1,080.88 $680.17 $803.56
San Diego $409.03 $557.65 $712.14 $747.79 $711.67 $882.80 $849.58 $1,852.35 $794.41
Philadelphia $556.84 $741.88 $670.83 $918.99 $726.70 $841.97 $873.56 $917.61 $792.45
Mesa $513.40 $650.74 $914.20 $688.51 $950.11 $926.18 $675.18 $568.93 $749.92
Tampa $517.97 $640.54 $635.23 $735.29 $756.97 $856.73 $783.79 $748.61 $707.92
Austin $848.21 $370.22 $418.59 $798.03 $720.32 $915.83 $797.71 $818.50 $706.14
Dallas $610.43 $828.51 $690.58 $638.75 $631.72 $639.77 $829.81 $780.19 $705.77
Atlanta $437.95 $428.46 $865.48 $952.08 $835.42 $716.76 $776.88 $593.75 $705.07
Stockton $317.35 $376.79 $728.50 $733.81 $935.95 $558.08 $1,075.00 $807.35 $697.67
Orlando $588.53 $631.74 $680.21 $675.56 $675.96 $671.96 $997.00 $702.67 $693.66
Columbus $472.39 $545.14 $669.56 $746.30 $888.10 $738.69 $770.22 $651.30 $690.76
Milwaukee $626.47 $443.50 $601.91 $1,226.48 $871.40 $531.92 $677.38 $511.48 $686.82
Las Vegas $431.93 $600.15 $685.07 $542.18 $644.15 $1,217.54 $536.16 $637.88 $658.14
San Jose $728.57 $375.00 $517.50 $602.78 $554.31 $591.84 $1,732.86 $577.86 $657.95
Chicago $832.58 $529.50 $526.67 $581.15 $581.03 $591.71 $773.13 $744.15 $655.55
Jacksonville $532.16 $623.18 $731.06 $629.24 $687.67 $661.03 $750.33 $595.38 $652.83
Los Angeles $473.06 $440.81 $882.24 $557.50 $686.35 $568.33 $724.47 $740.98 $637.52
Aurora $450.33 $533.57 $666.22 $537.37 $780.00 $713.61 $499.64 $716.45 $620.56
Phoenix $469.35 $586.67 $596.85 $653.62 $696.08 $673.11 $631.27 $632.50 $620.39
Sacramento $524.64 $335.67 $658.68 $546.21 $619.29 $500.65 $706.36 $990.80 $617.33
Nashville $395.74 $501.74 $422.06 $614.22 $719.62 $533.57 $686.67 $663.95 $569.39
Baltimore $454.47 $609.48 $479.21 $749.20 $575.90 $562.68 $532.08 $642.67 $568.18
Minneapolis $353.96 $529.27 $565.58 $484.41 $749.72 $818.30 $438.59 $537.03 $566.49
Omaha $400.96 $325.83 $459.26 $740.75 $683.20 $579.69 $680.94 $490.77 $544.69
Charlotte $369.30 $352.80 $486.98 $594.72 $602.81 $713.61 $673.23 $494.08 $543.04
Fort Worth $494.67 $360.42 $415.53 $392.50 $426.88 $800.00 $738.75 $751.07 $538.06
Seattle $275.00 $319.17 $627.50 $646.52 $900.00 $377.17 $353.33 $366.67 $534.01
Lancaster $340.79 $467.22 $676.04 $636.20 $607.39 $493.93 $506.96 $455.00 $528.92
Lexington $233.16 $376.56 $703.64 $616.67 $796.19 $427.50 $418.33 $370.42 $516.94
Riverside $419.17 $335.77 $475.28 $1,006.82 $435.42 $372.12 $497.89 $484.40 $514.43
Kansas City $463.67 $533.82 $414.19 $551.00 $470.63 $655.18 $555.86 $465.38 $512.98
Albuquerque $455.21 $701.21 $210.00 $339.86 $534.86 $494.42 $719.26 $676.25 $507.41
Tulsa $395.00 $417.08 $536.50 $425.25 $758.41 $676.58 $428.33 $326.82 $500.45
Fresno $279.71 $361.15 $518.00 $605.00 $492.40 $450.24 $803.13 $406.25 $496.35
Indianapolis $443.77 $438.75 $390.21 $496.20 $581.98 $715.89 $469.24 $397.50 $495.68
Saint Paul $299.33 $522.33 $453.30 $392.50 $534.47 $650.42 $549.41 $585.42 $489.41
Cincinnati $435.14 $406.54 $453.57 $405.31 $429.44 $502.27 $659.23 $426.67 $458.54
Richmond $450.18 $383.57 $475.40 $491.07 $420.17 $502.50 $430.19 $465.00 $453.24
Salem $242.89 $353.16 $350.14 $356.25 $440.83 $359.43 $526.18 $1,093.81 $451.15
Dayton $250.00 $273.16 $286.11 $480.00 $291.18 $420.28 $1,441.07 $327.92 $450.48
Oklahoma City $327.08 $437.50 $209.00 $316.67 $531.94 $439.62 $480.00 $796.18 $445.51
Springfield $418.65 $218.85 $467.26 $586.41 $386.29 $461.94 $353.33 $571.33 $442.78
Toledo $357.19 $354.06 $373.04 $608.33 $363.89 $523.75 $465.42 $448.81 $439.33
Memphis $316.15 $471.54 $332.04 $493.64 $470.38 $376.76 $656.25 $378.93 $435.03
Portland $354.46 $450.19 $392.46 $577.75 $477.13 $479.57 $361.25 $317.17 $429.75
Louisville $382.08 $257.94 $309.84 $495.29 $382.67 $488.75 $381.58 $405.65 $385.61
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