Landfill Services & Prices

The Wilkes County Landfill no longer accepts swapping recyclables for trash.
The Wilkes County Landfill is open Monday – Saturday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
All Commercial Loads, Construction and Demolition, Brush, Pallets and Animal Carcasses will not be accepted after 5:00 pm daily.

Wilkes County Waste Only

All waste accepted is subject to a screening procedure before accepting!
No Liquid or Hazardous Waste will be accepted!

Wilkes County Landfill Charges

Solid Waste – $43 per ton
Shingles – $38 per ton
Asbestos – $43 per ton
Commercial Glass – $39 per ton
Mobile Home – $180 per unit – Must be empty

Per Bag Rates

13 gallon – $.35
30 gallon – $.65
Over 30 gallon – $1.15

Electronic Disposal Fees

All Televisions 32 inch and under – $6 per TV
All Televisions over 32 inch – $8 per TV
Computer Monitors – $7 per Monitor
Miscellaneous Items – $1 per item
Includes: hard drives, modems, plug and play devices, desktop printers & copiers, VCR’s, DVD players, fax machines, and small electronic house hold appliances.

Fluorescent Bulb Disposal Fees

2 feet – $.50 per bulb
4 to 8 feet – $1 per bulb
CFL – $.10 per bulb Pricing Subject to change with notice

Recyclable Materials Accepted at No Charge

Aluminum and Steel Cans, Antifreeze, Batteries (Lead Acid Only), Glass Bottles and Jars, Newspaper, Magazines and Cardboard, No Bagged Recyclables (Must empty bags into Recycling Bins), Plastic bottles (rim must be smaller than the bottle and have a screw top opening Number 2-7), Tires (Off rim), Used Motor Oil and Filter, White goods (refrigerators, freezers, washers, dryers and hot water heaters)

Wilkes County Convenience Center Locations

Roaring River Landfill

9219 Elkin Highway Roaring River, NC 28669
Mon-Sat 7:00am-6:00pm

Grassy Fork

960 Grassy Fork Road Elkin, NC 286
Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 8:00am-5:00pm

Mt. Pleasant

Mt Pleasant Convenience Center, U.S. 421, Ferguson, NC
Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 8:00am-5:01pm

Mt. Carmel

1320 Mt. Carmel Church Road Moravian Falls, NC 28654
Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 8:00am-5:02pm

Hwy 115 Unmanned Center

3200 Statesville Rd North Wilkesboro, NC 28659
Accessible at all times

Hwy 18 N. Unmanned Center

101 Northwest Market Place Drive, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659
Accessible at all times