Calculate the Value of $2,500 in 1926

What is $2.5k in 1926 worth in today's money?
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$38,939
Adjusted for inflation, $2,500 in 1926 is equal to $38,939 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.90%.
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How much is $2,500 in 1926 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $38,939
2021 $36,379
2020 $35,890
2019 $35,088
2018 $34,431
2017 $33,720
2016 $33,034
2015 $32,795
2014 $32,549
2013 $32,067
2012 $31,518
2011 $30,612
2010 $30,160
2009 $29,361
2008 $29,335
2007 $28,184
2006 $27,486
2005 $26,578
2004 $25,740
2003 $25,265
2002 $24,679
2001 $24,302
2000 $23,506
1999 $22,891
1998 $22,528
1997 $22,151
1996 $21,439
1995 $20,908
Year Equivalent
1994 $20,363
1993 $19,818
1992 $19,260
1991 $18,687
1990 $17,612
1989 $16,830
1988 $16,117
1987 $15,433
1986 $15,265
1985 $14,707
1984 $14,148
1983 $13,631
1982 $13,128
1981 $12,053
1980 $10,712
1979 $9,455
1978 $8,673
1977 $8,128
1976 $7,751
1975 $7,249
1974 $6,453
1973 $5,936
1972 $5,740
1971 $5,559
1970 $5,265
1969 $4,958
1968 $4,735
1967 $4,595
Year Equivalent
1966 $4,441
1965 $4,358
1964 $4,316
1963 $4,246
1962 $4,190
1961 $4,162
1960 $4,106
1959 $4,036
1958 $3,966
1957 $3,855
1956 $3,743
1955 $3,729
1954 $3,757
1953 $3,729
1952 $3,701
1951 $3,492
1950 $3,296
1949 $3,366
1948 $3,268
1947 $3,003
1946 $2,542
1945 $2,486
1944 $2,430
1943 $2,360
1942 $2,165
1941 $1,969
1940 $1,955
1939 $1,955
Year Equivalent
1938 $2,011
1937 $1,955
1936 $1,927
1935 $1,872
1934 $1,844
1933 $1,830
1932 $2,039
1931 $2,249
1930 $2,402
1929 $2,388
1928 $2,416
1927 $2,472
1926 $2,500
1925 $2,416
1924 $2,416
1923 $2,360
1922 $2,416
1921 $2,709
1920 $2,640
1919 $2,304
1918 $1,913
1917 $1,620
1916 $1,439
1915 $1,411
1914 $1,397