Calculate the Value of $250 in 1948

What is $250 in 1948 worth in today's money?
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$2,979
Adjusted for inflation, $250 in 1948 is equal to $2,979 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.41%.
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How much is $250 in 1948 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $2,979
2021 $2,783
2020 $2,745
2019 $2,684
2018 $2,634
2017 $2,579
2016 $2,527
2015 $2,509
2014 $2,490
2013 $2,453
2012 $2,411
2011 $2,342
2010 $2,307
2009 $2,246
2008 $2,244
2007 $2,156
2006 $2,103
2005 $2,033
2004 $1,969
2003 $1,933
2002 $1,888
2001 $1,859
2000 $1,798
1999 $1,751
1998 $1,723
1997 $1,694
1996 $1,640
1995 $1,599
Year Equivalent
1994 $1,558
1993 $1,516
1992 $1,473
1991 $1,429
1990 $1,347
1989 $1,287
1988 $1,233
1987 $1,181
1986 $1,168
1985 $1,125
1984 $1,082
1983 $1,043
1982 $1,004
1981 $922
1980 $819
1979 $723
1978 $663
1977 $622
1976 $593
1975 $554
1974 $494
1973 $454
1972 $439
1971 $425
1970 $403
1969 $379
1968 $362
1967 $351
Year Equivalent
1966 $340
1965 $333
1964 $330
1963 $325
1962 $321
1961 $318
1960 $314
1959 $309
1958 $303
1957 $295
1956 $286
1955 $285
1954 $287
1953 $285
1952 $283
1951 $267
1950 $252
1949 $257
1948 $250
1947 $230
1946 $194
1945 $190
1944 $186
1943 $181
1942 $166
1941 $151
1940 $150
1939 $150
Year Equivalent
1938 $154
1937 $150
1936 $147
1935 $143
1934 $141
1933 $140
1932 $156
1931 $172
1930 $184
1929 $183
1928 $185
1927 $189
1926 $191
1925 $185
1924 $185
1923 $181
1922 $185
1921 $207
1920 $202
1919 $176
1918 $146
1917 $124
1916 $110
1915 $108
1914 $107