Calculate the Value of $250 in 1961

What is $250 in 1961 worth in today's money?
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$2,339
Adjusted for inflation, $250 in 1961 is equal to $2,339 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.73%.
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How much is $250 in 1961 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $2,339
2021 $2,185
2020 $2,156
2019 $2,108
2018 $2,068
2017 $2,025
2016 $1,984
2015 $1,970
2014 $1,955
2013 $1,926
2012 $1,893
2011 $1,839
2010 $1,812
2009 $1,764
2008 $1,762
2007 $1,693
2006 $1,651
2005 $1,596
2004 $1,546
2003 $1,518
2002 $1,482
2001 $1,460
2000 $1,412
1999 $1,375
1998 $1,353
1997 $1,331
1996 $1,288
1995 $1,256
Year Equivalent
1994 $1,223
1993 $1,190
1992 $1,157
1991 $1,122
1990 $1,058
1989 $1,011
1988 $968
1987 $927
1986 $917
1985 $883
1984 $850
1983 $819
1982 $789
1981 $724
1980 $643
1979 $568
1978 $521
1977 $488
1976 $466
1975 $435
1974 $388
1973 $357
1972 $345
1971 $334
1970 $316
1969 $298
1968 $284
1967 $276
Year Equivalent
1966 $267
1965 $262
1964 $259
1963 $255
1962 $252
1961 $250
1960 $247
1959 $242
1958 $238
1957 $232
1956 $225
1955 $224
1954 $226
1953 $224
1952 $222
1951 $210
1950 $198
1949 $202
1948 $196
1947 $180
1946 $153
1945 $149
1944 $146
1943 $142
1942 $130
1941 $118
1940 $117
1939 $117
Year Equivalent
1938 $121
1937 $117
1936 $116
1935 $112
1934 $111
1933 $110
1932 $122
1931 $135
1930 $144
1929 $143
1928 $145
1927 $148
1926 $150
1925 $145
1924 $145
1923 $142
1922 $145
1921 $163
1920 $159
1919 $138
1918 $115
1917 $97
1916 $86
1915 $85
1914 $84