Calculate the Value of $250,000 in 1978

What is $250k in 1978 worth in today's money?
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$1,048,607
Adjusted for inflation, $250,000 in 1978 is equal to $1,048,607 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.39%.
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How much is $250,000 in 1978 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $1,048,607
2020 $1,034,517
2019 $1,011,405
2018 $992,448
2017 $971,948
2016 $952,194
2015 $945,298
2014 $938,200
2013 $924,320
2012 $908,502
2011 $882,363
2010 $869,360
2009 $846,329
2008 $845,556
2007 $812,399
2006 $792,271
2005 $766,103
2004 $741,948
2003 $728,261
2002 $711,353
2001 $700,483
2000 $677,536
1999 $659,823
1998 $649,356
1997 $638,486
1996 $617,955
1995 $602,657
Year Equivalent
1994 $586,957
1993 $571,256
1992 $555,153
1991 $538,647
1990 $507,649
1989 $485,105
1988 $464,573
1987 $444,847
1986 $440,016
1985 $423,913
1984 $407,810
1983 $392,915
1982 $378,422
1981 $347,424
1980 $308,776
1979 $272,544
1978 $250,000
1977 $234,300
1976 $223,430
1975 $208,937
1974 $185,990
1973 $171,095
1972 $165,459
1971 $160,225
1970 $151,771
1969 $142,915
1968 $136,473
Year Equivalent
1967 $132,448
1966 $128,019
1965 $125,604
1964 $124,396
1963 $122,383
1962 $120,773
1961 $119,968
1960 $118,357
1959 $116,345
1958 $114,332
1957 $111,111
1956 $107,890
1955 $107,488
1954 $108,293
1953 $107,488
1952 $106,683
1951 $100,644
1950 $95,008
1949 $97,021
1948 $94,203
1947 $86,554
1946 $73,269
1945 $71,659
1944 $70,048
1943 $68,035
1942 $62,399
1941 $56,763
Year Equivalent
1940 $56,361
1939 $56,361
1938 $57,971
1937 $56,361
1936 $55,556
1935 $53,945
1934 $53,140
1933 $52,738
1932 $58,776
1931 $64,815
1930 $69,243
1929 $68,841
1928 $69,646
1927 $71,256
1926 $72,061
1925 $69,646
1924 $69,646
1923 $68,035
1922 $69,646
1921 $78,100
1920 $76,087
1919 $66,425
1918 $55,153
1917 $46,699
1916 $41,465
1915 $40,660
1914 $40,258