Calculate the Value of $493 in 1955

What is 493 dollars in 1955 money adjusted for inflation? Convert $493 from 1955 dollars to 2024 dollars.
Amount
$
From
To
$5,664
Adjusted for inflation, $493 in 1955 is equal to $5,664 in 2024.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.60%.
Value of a dollar
Calculates inflation to see what a U.S. dollar was worth in the past and today. View historical and today's current inflation rates, using the CPI provided by the United States government. Inflation data is updated regularly, so results may differ from other websites. How much has the cost of living increased? What was inflation for a specific period?
How much is $493 in 1955 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2024 $5,664
2023 $5,480
2022 $5,148
2021 $4,810
2020 $4,745
2019 $4,639
2018 $4,552
2017 $4,458
2016 $4,367
2015 $4,336
2014 $4,303
2013 $4,239
2012 $4,167
2011 $4,047
2010 $3,987
2009 $3,882
2008 $3,878
2007 $3,726
2006 $3,634
2005 $3,514
2004 $3,403
2003 $3,340
2002 $3,263
2001 $3,213
2000 $3,108
1999 $3,026
1998 $2,978
1997 $2,928
Year Equivalent
1996 $2,834
1995 $2,764
1994 $2,692
1993 $2,620
1992 $2,546
1991 $2,471
1990 $2,328
1989 $2,225
1988 $2,131
1987 $2,040
1986 $2,018
1985 $1,944
1984 $1,870
1983 $1,802
1982 $1,736
1981 $1,593
1980 $1,416
1979 $1,250
1978 $1,147
1977 $1,075
1976 $1,025
1975 $958
1974 $853
1973 $785
1972 $759
1971 $735
1970 $696
1969 $655
Year Equivalent
1968 $626
1967 $607
1966 $587
1965 $576
1964 $571
1963 $561
1962 $554
1961 $550
1960 $543
1959 $534
1958 $524
1957 $510
1956 $495
1955 $493
1954 $497
1953 $493
1952 $489
1951 $462
1950 $436
1949 $445
1948 $432
1947 $397
1946 $336
1945 $329
1944 $321
1943 $312
1942 $286
1941 $260
Year Equivalent
1940 $259
1939 $259
1938 $266
1937 $259
1936 $255
1935 $247
1934 $244
1933 $242
1932 $270
1931 $297
1930 $318
1929 $316
1928 $319
1927 $327
1926 $331
1925 $319
1924 $319
1923 $312
1922 $319
1921 $358
1920 $349
1919 $305
1918 $253
1917 $214
1916 $190
1915 $186
1914 $185