Atlanta, Georgia prices: $829 in 2007 $1,193.28 in 2022

Inflation in Georgia


Prices in Atlanta, 2007-2022 ($829)

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices in Atlanta, Georgia are 43.94% higher in 2022 versus 2007 (a $364.28 difference in value).

Between 2007 and 2022: Atlanta experienced an average inflation rate of 2.46% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, $829 in Atlanta in the year 2007 would cost $1,193.28 in 2022 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.30% during this same period, inflation in Atlanta was higher.

In the year 2007: Pricing changed by 3.16%, which is above the average yearly change in Atlanta during the 2007-2022 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2007 (2.85%), inflation in Atlanta was higher.

Price Inflation in Atlanta, Georgia since 1917

Consumer Price Index, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Years with the largest changes in pricing: 1998 (37.33%), 1919 (21.47%), and 1947 (16.95%).

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Buying power of $829.00 since 2007

Below are calculations of equivalent buying power in Atlanta, over time, for $829 beginning in 2007. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:

YearUSD ValueInflation Rate

* Not final. See inflation summary for latest details.
** Extended periods of 0% inflation usually indicate incomplete underlying data. This can manifest as a sharp increase in inflation later on.

Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Atlanta, Georgia:


Adjust Atlanta prices for inflation

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2022 / CPI in 2007 * 2007 USD value = 2022 USD value

Then plug in historical CPI values from above. The CPI for Atlanta, Georgia was 199.683 in the year 2007 and 287.428 in 2022:

287.428 / 199.683 * $829 = $1,193.28

Therefore, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, $829 in 2007 has the same "purchasing power" as $1,193.28 in 2022 (in the CPI category of Atlanta, Georgia).

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics began tracking the Consumer Price Index for Atlanta, Georgia in 1917. In addition to Atlanta, the index produces monthly data on changes in prices paid by urban consumers for a variety of goods and services.

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