Calculate the Value of $250 in 1956

What is $250 in 1956 worth in today's money?
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$2,769
Adjusted for inflation, $250 in 1956 is equal to $2,769 in 2023.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.65%.
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How much is $250 in 1956 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2023 $2,769
2022 $2,601
2021 $2,430
2020 $2,397
2019 $2,344
2018 $2,300
2017 $2,252
2016 $2,206
2015 $2,190
2014 $2,174
2013 $2,142
2012 $2,105
2011 $2,045
2010 $2,014
2009 $1,961
2008 $1,959
2007 $1,882
2006 $1,836
2005 $1,775
2004 $1,719
2003 $1,688
2002 $1,648
2001 $1,623
2000 $1,570
1999 $1,529
1998 $1,505
1997 $1,479
1996 $1,432
Year Equivalent
1995 $1,396
1994 $1,360
1993 $1,324
1992 $1,286
1991 $1,248
1990 $1,176
1989 $1,124
1988 $1,076
1987 $1,031
1986 $1,020
1985 $982
1984 $945
1983 $910
1982 $877
1981 $805
1980 $715
1979 $632
1978 $579
1977 $543
1976 $518
1975 $484
1974 $431
1973 $396
1972 $383
1971 $371
1970 $352
1969 $331
1968 $316
Year Equivalent
1967 $307
1966 $297
1965 $291
1964 $288
1963 $284
1962 $280
1961 $278
1960 $274
1959 $270
1958 $265
1957 $257
1956 $250
1955 $249
1954 $251
1953 $249
1952 $247
1951 $233
1950 $220
1949 $225
1948 $218
1947 $201
1946 $170
1945 $166
1944 $162
1943 $158
1942 $145
1941 $132
1940 $131
Year Equivalent
1939 $131
1938 $134
1937 $131
1936 $129
1935 $125
1934 $123
1933 $122
1932 $136
1931 $150
1930 $160
1929 $160
1928 $161
1927 $165
1926 $167
1925 $161
1924 $161
1923 $158
1922 $161
1921 $181
1920 $176
1919 $154
1918 $128
1917 $108
1916 $96
1915 $94
1914 $93