The average cost of a new car in 1948 was $1250.00
I bought a brand new Oldsmobile for $1550. in 1949. the average was about $1000.
The average price of a movie ticket in 1948 was 40 cents.
The average cost of a personal computer in 1998 was $1,300. By 2008, the average cost for a PC had dropped to $550, except for Macs which had a average price of $1,500 in 2008.
the average milk is about $3.20 in 2008
The average cost for a loaf of bread in 2008 is 1.98. The average cost of a dozen eggs was 1.34 and a gallon of gas was 3.89.
Minimum wage in 1948 was $0.40 an hour. The average cost for a car was $1,550, and the average gasoline price was only $0.26 a gallon.
The average cost of a family vacation in 2008 was approximately $800. The exact amount will depend upon what kind of vacation you went on.
The average price for a movie ticket in 2008 was $7.18.
The average price of a movie ticket in 2008 was $7.18.