Calculate the Value of $495 in 1979

What is $495 in 1979 worth in today's money?
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$1,904
Adjusted for inflation, $495 in 1979 is equal to $1,904 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 3.26%.
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How much is $495 in 1979 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $1,904
2020 $1,879
2019 $1,837
2018 $1,803
2017 $1,765
2016 $1,729
2015 $1,717
2014 $1,704
2013 $1,679
2012 $1,650
2011 $1,603
2010 $1,579
2009 $1,537
2008 $1,536
2007 $1,475
2006 $1,439
2005 $1,391
2004 $1,348
2003 $1,323
2002 $1,292
2001 $1,272
2000 $1,231
1999 $1,198
1998 $1,179
1997 $1,160
1996 $1,122
1995 $1,095
Year Equivalent
1994 $1,066
1993 $1,038
1992 $1,008
1991 $978
1990 $922
1989 $881
1988 $844
1987 $808
1986 $799
1985 $770
1984 $741
1983 $714
1982 $687
1981 $631
1980 $561
1979 $495
1978 $454
1977 $426
1976 $406
1975 $379
1974 $338
1973 $311
1972 $301
1971 $291
1970 $276
1969 $260
1968 $248
Year Equivalent
1967 $241
1966 $233
1965 $228
1964 $226
1963 $222
1962 $219
1961 $218
1960 $215
1959 $211
1958 $208
1957 $202
1956 $196
1955 $195
1954 $197
1953 $195
1952 $194
1951 $183
1950 $173
1949 $176
1948 $171
1947 $157
1946 $133
1945 $130
1944 $127
1943 $124
1942 $113
1941 $103
Year Equivalent
1940 $102
1939 $102
1938 $105
1937 $102
1936 $101
1935 $98
1934 $97
1933 $96
1932 $107
1931 $118
1930 $126
1929 $125
1928 $126
1927 $129
1926 $131
1925 $126
1924 $126
1923 $124
1922 $126
1921 $142
1920 $138
1919 $121
1918 $100
1917 $85
1916 $75
1915 $74
1914 $73