$750,000 in 1965 → $5,546,595.24 in 2013

The U.S. dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 4.26% per year between 1965 and 2013. $750,000 in the year 1965 is worth $5,546,595.24 in 2013.

The inflation rate in 2013 was 1.46%.


U.S. inflation from 1913 to 2017


How to calculate inflation between 1965 and 2013

Start with the CPI inflation formula:

CPI in 2013 / CPI in 1965 * 1965 USD value = 2013 USD value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The U.S. CPI was 31.5 in the year 1965 and 232.957 in 2013:

232.957 / 31.5 * $750,000 = $5,546,595.24

The "purchasing power" of $750,000 from 1965 is $5,546,595.24 in 2013.


Source: The Bureau of Labor Statistics' annual (CPI), established in 1913. Inflation data from 1665 to 1912 is sourced from a historical study conducted by political science professor Robert Sahr at Oregon State University.


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