Calculate the Value of $492 in 1985

What is $492 in 1985 worth in today's money?
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$1,217
Adjusted for inflation, $492 in 1985 is equal to $1,217 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.55%.
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How much is $492 in 1985 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $1,217
2020 $1,201
2019 $1,174
2018 $1,152
2017 $1,128
2016 $1,105
2015 $1,097
2014 $1,089
2013 $1,073
2012 $1,054
2011 $1,024
2010 $1,009
2009 $982
2008 $981
2007 $943
2006 $920
2005 $889
2004 $861
2003 $845
2002 $826
2001 $813
2000 $786
1999 $766
1998 $754
1997 $741
1996 $717
1995 $699
Year Equivalent
1994 $681
1993 $663
1992 $644
1991 $625
1990 $589
1989 $563
1988 $539
1987 $516
1986 $511
1985 $492
1984 $473
1983 $456
1982 $439
1981 $403
1980 $358
1979 $316
1978 $290
1977 $272
1976 $259
1975 $242
1974 $216
1973 $199
1972 $192
1971 $186
1970 $176
1969 $166
1968 $158
Year Equivalent
1967 $154
1966 $149
1965 $146
1964 $144
1963 $142
1962 $140
1961 $139
1960 $137
1959 $135
1958 $133
1957 $129
1956 $125
1955 $125
1954 $126
1953 $125
1952 $124
1951 $117
1950 $110
1949 $113
1948 $109
1947 $100
1946 $85
1945 $83
1944 $81
1943 $79
1942 $72
1941 $66
Year Equivalent
1940 $65
1939 $65
1938 $67
1937 $65
1936 $64
1935 $63
1934 $62
1933 $61
1932 $68
1931 $75
1930 $80
1929 $80
1928 $81
1927 $83
1926 $84
1925 $81
1924 $81
1923 $79
1922 $81
1921 $91
1920 $88
1919 $77
1918 $64
1917 $54
1916 $48
1915 $47
1914 $47