COST OF LIVING
• The cost of a house in the 1980's was around $68,714 USD
• The average price for a car was $7,210 USD
• Half a gallon of milk was only 85¢!
• While today's milk is around $2.60 per gallon.
• Doing the math, a gallon of milk would be around $1.70 in the 1980s
• A gallon of gas was $1.19 in the 80s and 97 ¢ in 1989! That's a big difference compared to the current $3/gallon.