Calculate the Value of $2,500 in 1952

What is $2.5k in 1952 worth in today's money?
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$26,302
Adjusted for inflation, $2,500 in 1952 is equal to $26,302 in 2022.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.42%.
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How much is $2,500 in 1952 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2022 $26,302
2021 $24,573
2020 $24,243
2019 $23,701
2018 $23,257
2017 $22,777
2016 $22,314
2015 $22,152
2014 $21,986
2013 $21,660
2012 $21,290
2011 $20,677
2010 $20,373
2009 $19,833
2008 $19,815
2007 $19,038
2006 $18,566
2005 $17,953
2004 $17,387
2003 $17,066
2002 $16,670
2001 $16,415
2000 $15,877
1999 $15,462
1998 $15,217
1997 $14,962
1996 $14,481
1995 $14,123
Year Equivalent
1994 $13,755
1993 $13,387
1992 $13,009
1991 $12,623
1990 $11,896
1989 $11,368
1988 $10,887
1987 $10,425
1986 $10,311
1985 $9,934
1984 $9,557
1983 $9,208
1982 $8,868
1981 $8,142
1980 $7,236
1979 $6,387
1978 $5,858
1977 $5,491
1976 $5,236
1975 $4,896
1974 $4,358
1973 $4,009
1972 $3,877
1971 $3,755
1970 $3,557
1969 $3,349
1968 $3,198
1967 $3,104
Year Equivalent
1966 $3,000
1965 $2,943
1964 $2,915
1963 $2,868
1962 $2,830
1961 $2,811
1960 $2,774
1959 $2,726
1958 $2,679
1957 $2,604
1956 $2,528
1955 $2,519
1954 $2,538
1953 $2,519
1952 $2,500
1951 $2,358
1950 $2,226
1949 $2,274
1948 $2,208
1947 $2,028
1946 $1,717
1945 $1,679
1944 $1,642
1943 $1,594
1942 $1,462
1941 $1,330
1940 $1,321
1939 $1,321
Year Equivalent
1938 $1,358
1937 $1,321
1936 $1,302
1935 $1,264
1934 $1,245
1933 $1,236
1932 $1,377
1931 $1,519
1930 $1,623
1929 $1,613
1928 $1,632
1927 $1,670
1926 $1,689
1925 $1,632
1924 $1,632
1923 $1,594
1922 $1,632
1921 $1,830
1920 $1,783
1919 $1,557
1918 $1,292
1917 $1,094
1916 $972
1915 $953
1914 $943