How much did things cost in 1995?
- Yearly inflation rate: 2.81%
- Dow Jones year end close: 5,117 points
- Federal Reserve's year end interest rate: 8.5%
- Average cost of new house: $113,150
- Average income per year: $35,900
- Average monthly rent: $550
- Cost of a gallon of gas: $1.09
- US postage stamp: $0.32
- Average cost of a new car: $15,500
- Ground coffee per pound: $4.07
- Loaf of bread: $1.15
- Dozen eggs: $0.87
Did any of these surprise you, too?