A-1 Public Scales, A-1 Scales

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Truckers, you can weigh your trucks on the most conveniently located public truck scale weigh station in Houston, Texas. Get your truck weight for only $8.00. One charge will cover both empty and loaded weights. No appointment necessary.

Texas Department of Agriculture Certification of A-1 Public Scales assures acceptance of weight tickets for commercial and legal purposes. We also weigh your car, boat, or van, and provide certified vehicle weights for vehicle titles, registrations, and licenses.

Are you military personnel moving? We can weigh your moving van before and after loading it, and issue a certified weight ticket with the net weight in Lbs in order to get reimbursed.

Business Hours:
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM Monday thru Friday
Closed Saturday and Sunday
Scale house phone: 713-675-9500

No appointment necessary.


Holiday Hours:

Day after Thanksgiving 6:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Christmas Eve 6:30 AM - 2:00 PM

New Years Eve 6:30 AM - 2:00 PM



Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day, July 4th - Independence Day, Labor Day, Memorial Day.

You will find A-1 Public Scales located on a major route to and from the turning basin of the Port of Houston, and within 1 block of IH-10 on the route from Houston into Louisiana. We have 2 scales on a spacious yard allowing easy entrance and exit.

Our Mission

To provide accurate truck weights to the commercial trucking industry.

Company Profile

For more than 50 years, A-1 Public Scales has served the commercial trucking industry.

A. Wood George founded the business to offer independent, certified weights, to commercial haulers and those who must buy or sell by weight.

Now operated by his son Ashley George, the business continues in the same tradition.

Contact Information


Mailing address:

A-1 Public Scales

P.O. Box 1261

Houston, Tx 77251-1261

Physical Address:

727 McCarty Drive

Houston, Tx 77029
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Scale House:  713-675-9500


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