The 1949 Roosevelt dimes have value as both numismatic coins and as silver bullion. Keep reading to learn more about these silver coins.

1949 Dime

Specifications

Type: Roosevelt Dime
Year: 1949
Face Value: $0.10
Composition: 90% silver, 10% copper
Silver Weight: 2.25 grams
Total Weight: 2.5 grams
Current Silver Bullion Value: $1.29

The US minted the 1949 dime with no mint mark and also the 1949 D dime and 1949 S dime. You can find the mint mark on the front side of the coin.

Series Location Quantity Minted
1949 Philadelphia 30,940,000
1949 D Denver 26,034,000
1949 S San Francisco 13,510,000

Value

The value in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in silver. The scrap silver value for this coin is $1.29 as of September 19, 2019. This scrap value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $17.83 per ounce.

The 1949 dime with no mint mark is valued at around $4-5 in fine to extremely fine condition. In uncirculated condition the price will be around $20.

The 1949 D dime is valued at around $5 in fine to extremely fine condition. In uncirculated condition the price will be around $20.

Lastly the 1949 S dime is more rare and more valuable. In fine to extremely fine condition the price is around $6. In uncirculated condition the price is around $38.


See also:

1950 Dime
1948 Dime
1947 Dime