Calculate the Value of $2,500 in 1920

What is $2.5k in 1920 worth in today's money?
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$36,879
Adjusted for inflation, $2,500 in 1920 is equal to $36,879 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.67%.
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How much is $2,500 in 1920 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $36,879
2021 $34,454
2020 $33,991
2019 $33,232
2018 $32,609
2017 $31,935
2016 $31,286
2015 $31,060
2014 $30,827
2013 $30,371
2012 $29,851
2011 $28,992
2010 $28,565
2009 $27,808
2008 $27,783
2007 $26,693
2006 $26,032
2005 $25,172
2004 $24,378
2003 $23,929
2002 $23,373
2001 $23,016
2000 $22,262
1999 $21,680
1998 $21,336
1997 $20,979
1996 $20,304
1995 $19,802
Year Equivalent
1994 $19,286
1993 $18,770
1992 $18,241
1991 $17,698
1990 $16,680
1989 $15,939
1988 $15,265
1987 $14,616
1986 $14,458
1985 $13,929
1984 $13,399
1983 $12,910
1982 $12,434
1981 $11,415
1980 $10,146
1979 $8,955
1978 $8,214
1977 $7,698
1976 $7,341
1975 $6,865
1974 $6,111
1973 $5,622
1972 $5,437
1971 $5,265
1970 $4,987
1969 $4,696
1968 $4,484
1967 $4,352
Year Equivalent
1966 $4,206
1965 $4,127
1964 $4,087
1963 $4,021
1962 $3,968
1961 $3,942
1960 $3,889
1959 $3,823
1958 $3,757
1957 $3,651
1956 $3,545
1955 $3,532
1954 $3,558
1953 $3,532
1952 $3,505
1951 $3,307
1950 $3,122
1949 $3,188
1948 $3,095
1947 $2,844
1946 $2,407
1945 $2,354
1944 $2,302
1943 $2,235
1942 $2,050
1941 $1,865
1940 $1,852
1939 $1,852
Year Equivalent
1938 $1,905
1937 $1,852
1936 $1,825
1935 $1,772
1934 $1,746
1933 $1,733
1932 $1,931
1931 $2,130
1930 $2,275
1929 $2,262
1928 $2,288
1927 $2,341
1926 $2,368
1925 $2,288
1924 $2,288
1923 $2,235
1922 $2,288
1921 $2,566
1920 $2,500
1919 $2,183
1918 $1,812
1917 $1,534
1916 $1,362
1915 $1,336
1914 $1,323