According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas were 9.65% higher in 2021 versus 2017 (a $1.93 difference in value).
Between 2017 and 2021: Dallas experienced an average inflation rate of 2.33% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, $20 in Dallas in the year 2017 would cost $21.93 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.26% during this same period, inflation in Dallas was higher.
In the year 2017: Pricing changed by 2.55%, which is above the average yearly change in Dallas during the 2017-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2017 (2.13%), inflation in Dallas was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power in Dallas, over time, for $20 beginning in 2017. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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