Calculate the Value of $250 in 1970

What is $250 in 1970 worth in today's money?
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$1,849
Adjusted for inflation, $250 in 1970 is equal to $1,849 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.92%.
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How much is $250 in 1970 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $1,849
2021 $1,727
2020 $1,704
2019 $1,666
2018 $1,635
2017 $1,601
2016 $1,568
2015 $1,557
2014 $1,545
2013 $1,523
2012 $1,496
2011 $1,453
2010 $1,432
2009 $1,394
2008 $1,393
2007 $1,338
2006 $1,305
2005 $1,262
2004 $1,222
2003 $1,200
2002 $1,172
2001 $1,154
2000 $1,116
1999 $1,087
1998 $1,070
1997 $1,052
1996 $1,018
1995 $993
Year Equivalent
1994 $967
1993 $941
1992 $914
1991 $887
1990 $836
1989 $799
1988 $765
1987 $733
1986 $725
1985 $698
1984 $672
1983 $647
1982 $623
1981 $572
1980 $509
1979 $449
1978 $412
1977 $386
1976 $368
1975 $344
1974 $306
1973 $282
1972 $273
1971 $264
1970 $250
1969 $235
1968 $225
1967 $218
Year Equivalent
1966 $211
1965 $207
1964 $205
1963 $202
1962 $199
1961 $198
1960 $195
1959 $192
1958 $188
1957 $183
1956 $178
1955 $177
1954 $178
1953 $177
1952 $176
1951 $166
1950 $156
1949 $160
1948 $155
1947 $143
1946 $121
1945 $118
1944 $115
1943 $112
1942 $103
1941 $94
1940 $93
1939 $93
Year Equivalent
1938 $95
1937 $93
1936 $92
1935 $89
1934 $88
1933 $87
1932 $97
1931 $107
1930 $114
1929 $113
1928 $115
1927 $117
1926 $119
1925 $115
1924 $115
1923 $112
1922 $115
1921 $129
1920 $125
1919 $109
1918 $91
1917 $77
1916 $68
1915 $67
1914 $66