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How Much things cost in 1950
Yearly Inflation Rate USA 1.09%
Average Cost of new house: $8,450.00
Average wages per year: $3,210.00
Cost of a gallon of Gas: 18 cents
Average Cost of a new car: $1,510.00
Stromburg Black and White Television: $249.95
Ball Point Pen: $0.25
Samsonite Case: $25.00
Clock Radio: $59.95 Source: http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1950.html
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How much did gasoline cost in 1950?

A gallon of gas in 1950 was 18 cents. Also in 1950, a new house was  $8,400 and the average income was $3,210. A new car would cost  $1,510 and a sewing machine was around $

How much did gasoline cost in the 1950s?

When this writer started driving in the late '50's, low test gasoline (roughly equivalent to today's 87 octane) was $.27 a gallon. High test (about 100 octane) was $.32. Kee