Calculate the Value of $493 in 1962

What is 493 dollars in 1962 money adjusted for inflation? Convert $493 from 1962 dollars to 2024 dollars.
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$5,041
Adjusted for inflation, $493 in 1962 is equal to $5,041 in 2024.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.82%.
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How much is $493 in 1962 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2024 $5,041
2023 $4,877
2022 $4,582
2021 $4,280
2020 $4,223
2019 $4,129
2018 $4,051
2017 $3,968
2016 $3,887
2015 $3,859
2014 $3,830
2013 $3,773
2012 $3,709
2011 $3,602
2010 $3,549
2009 $3,455
2008 $3,452
2007 $3,316
2006 $3,234
2005 $3,127
2004 $3,029
2003 $2,973
2002 $2,904
2001 $2,859
2000 $2,766
1999 $2,693
1998 $2,651
1997 $2,606
Year Equivalent
1996 $2,523
1995 $2,460
1994 $2,396
1993 $2,332
1992 $2,266
1991 $2,199
1990 $2,072
1989 $1,980
1988 $1,896
1987 $1,816
1986 $1,796
1985 $1,730
1984 $1,665
1983 $1,604
1982 $1,545
1981 $1,418
1980 $1,260
1979 $1,113
1978 $1,021
1977 $956
1976 $912
1975 $853
1974 $759
1973 $698
1972 $675
1971 $654
1970 $620
1969 $583
Year Equivalent
1968 $557
1967 $541
1966 $523
1965 $513
1964 $508
1963 $500
1962 $493
1961 $490
1960 $483
1959 $475
1958 $467
1957 $454
1956 $440
1955 $439
1954 $442
1953 $439
1952 $435
1951 $411
1950 $388
1949 $396
1948 $385
1947 $353
1946 $299
1945 $293
1944 $286
1943 $278
1942 $255
1941 $232
Year Equivalent
1940 $230
1939 $230
1938 $237
1937 $230
1936 $227
1935 $220
1934 $217
1933 $215
1932 $240
1931 $265
1930 $283
1929 $281
1928 $284
1927 $291
1926 $294
1925 $284
1924 $284
1923 $278
1922 $284
1921 $319
1920 $311
1919 $271
1918 $225
1917 $191
1916 $169
1915 $166
1914 $164