Calculate the Value of $2,500 in 1921

What is $2.5k in 1921 worth in today's money?
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$35,928
Adjusted for inflation, $2,500 in 1921 is equal to $35,928 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.67%.
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How much is $2,500 in 1921 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $35,928
2021 $33,566
2020 $33,115
2019 $32,375
2018 $31,769
2017 $31,112
2016 $30,480
2015 $30,259
2014 $30,032
2013 $29,588
2012 $29,081
2011 $28,245
2010 $27,828
2009 $27,091
2008 $27,066
2007 $26,005
2006 $25,361
2005 $24,523
2004 $23,750
2003 $23,312
2002 $22,771
2001 $22,423
2000 $21,688
1999 $21,121
1998 $20,786
1997 $20,438
1996 $19,781
1995 $19,291
Year Equivalent
1994 $18,789
1993 $18,286
1992 $17,771
1991 $17,242
1990 $16,250
1989 $15,528
1988 $14,871
1987 $14,240
1986 $14,085
1985 $13,570
1984 $13,054
1983 $12,577
1982 $12,113
1981 $11,121
1980 $9,884
1979 $8,724
1978 $8,003
1977 $7,500
1976 $7,152
1975 $6,688
1974 $5,954
1973 $5,477
1972 $5,296
1971 $5,129
1970 $4,858
1969 $4,575
1968 $4,369
1967 $4,240
Year Equivalent
1966 $4,098
1965 $4,021
1964 $3,982
1963 $3,918
1962 $3,866
1961 $3,840
1960 $3,789
1959 $3,724
1958 $3,660
1957 $3,557
1956 $3,454
1955 $3,441
1954 $3,466
1953 $3,441
1952 $3,415
1951 $3,222
1950 $3,041
1949 $3,106
1948 $3,015
1947 $2,771
1946 $2,345
1945 $2,294
1944 $2,242
1943 $2,178
1942 $1,997
1941 $1,817
1940 $1,804
1939 $1,804
Year Equivalent
1938 $1,856
1937 $1,804
1936 $1,778
1935 $1,727
1934 $1,701
1933 $1,688
1932 $1,881
1931 $2,075
1930 $2,216
1929 $2,204
1928 $2,229
1927 $2,281
1926 $2,307
1925 $2,229
1924 $2,229
1923 $2,178
1922 $2,229
1921 $2,500
1920 $2,436
1919 $2,126
1918 $1,765
1917 $1,495
1916 $1,327
1915 $1,302
1914 $1,289