Calculate the Value of $261 in 1985

What is $261 in 1985 worth in today's money?
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$646
Adjusted for inflation, $261 in 1985 is equal to $646 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.55%.
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How much is $261 in 1985 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $646
2020 $637
2019 $623
2018 $611
2017 $598
2016 $586
2015 $582
2014 $578
2013 $569
2012 $559
2011 $543
2010 $535
2009 $521
2008 $521
2007 $500
2006 $488
2005 $472
2004 $457
2003 $448
2002 $438
2001 $431
2000 $417
1999 $406
1998 $400
1997 $393
1996 $380
1995 $371
Year Equivalent
1994 $361
1993 $352
1992 $342
1991 $332
1990 $313
1989 $299
1988 $286
1987 $274
1986 $271
1985 $261
1984 $251
1983 $242
1982 $233
1981 $214
1980 $190
1979 $168
1978 $154
1977 $144
1976 $138
1975 $129
1974 $115
1973 $105
1972 $102
1971 $99
1970 $93
1969 $88
1968 $84
Year Equivalent
1967 $82
1966 $79
1965 $77
1964 $77
1963 $75
1962 $74
1961 $74
1960 $73
1959 $72
1958 $70
1957 $68
1956 $66
1955 $66
1954 $67
1953 $66
1952 $66
1951 $62
1950 $58
1949 $60
1948 $58
1947 $53
1946 $45
1945 $44
1944 $43
1943 $42
1942 $38
1941 $35
Year Equivalent
1940 $35
1939 $35
1938 $36
1937 $35
1936 $34
1935 $33
1934 $33
1933 $32
1932 $36
1931 $40
1930 $43
1929 $42
1928 $43
1927 $44
1926 $44
1925 $43
1924 $43
1923 $42
1922 $43
1921 $48
1920 $47
1919 $41
1918 $34
1917 $29
1916 $26
1915 $25
1914 $25