Calculate the Value of $85,000 in 1985

What is $85k in 1985 worth in today's money?
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$210,259
Adjusted for inflation, $85,000 in 1985 is equal to $210,259 in 2021.
Annual inflation over this period was 2.55%.
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How much is $85,000 in 1985 dollars worth?
Year Equivalent
2021 $210,259
2020 $207,434
2019 $202,800
2018 $198,998
2017 $194,888
2016 $190,927
2015 $189,544
2014 $188,121
2013 $185,338
2012 $182,166
2011 $176,925
2010 $174,318
2009 $169,700
2008 $169,545
2007 $162,896
2006 $158,860
2005 $153,613
2004 $148,770
2003 $146,026
2002 $142,635
2001 $140,456
2000 $135,855
1999 $132,303
1998 $130,204
1997 $128,025
1996 $123,908
1995 $120,840
Year Equivalent
1994 $117,692
1993 $114,544
1992 $111,315
1991 $108,006
1990 $101,790
1989 $97,270
1988 $93,153
1987 $89,198
1986 $88,229
1985 $85,000
1984 $81,771
1983 $78,784
1982 $75,878
1981 $69,663
1980 $61,914
1979 $54,649
1978 $50,128
1977 $46,980
1976 $44,801
1975 $41,895
1974 $37,293
1973 $34,307
1972 $33,177
1971 $32,127
1970 $30,432
1969 $28,656
1968 $27,365
Year Equivalent
1967 $26,557
1966 $25,670
1965 $25,185
1964 $24,943
1963 $24,539
1962 $24,217
1961 $24,055
1960 $23,732
1959 $23,329
1958 $22,925
1957 $22,279
1956 $21,633
1955 $21,553
1954 $21,714
1953 $21,553
1952 $21,391
1951 $20,180
1950 $19,050
1949 $19,454
1948 $18,889
1947 $17,355
1946 $14,691
1945 $14,368
1944 $14,046
1943 $13,642
1942 $12,512
1941 $11,382
Year Equivalent
1940 $11,301
1939 $11,301
1938 $11,624
1937 $11,301
1936 $11,140
1935 $10,817
1934 $10,655
1933 $10,575
1932 $11,785
1931 $12,996
1930 $13,884
1929 $13,803
1928 $13,965
1927 $14,288
1926 $14,449
1925 $13,965
1924 $13,965
1923 $13,642
1922 $13,965
1921 $15,660
1920 $15,256
1919 $13,319
1918 $11,059
1917 $9,364
1916 $8,314
1915 $8,153
1914 $8,072