How much is a Kennedy half-dollar worth?

Answer A 1964 Kennedy half-dollar coin, containing 90 percent pure silver, can be worth from $6 to $40, depending on the condition of the coin. Coins from the Denver mint are worth more. The melt value (t... Read More »

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How much does a kennedy half dollar weigh?

The Kennedy half dollar weighs between 11.3 and 12.5 grams. The coins minted in 1964 weigh the most because they're 90 percent silver. The coins minted between 1965 and 1970 contain about 80 percen... Read More »

How much is a 1963 Ben Franklin half dollar worth?

According to the Professional Coin Grading Service, as of mid-November 2009, a 1963 Ben Franklin Philadelphia minted (no mint mark) half-dollar coin has a value of between $8 and $15,000. For a coi... Read More »

How Many Ounces of Silver Are in the Kennedy Half Dollar?

Kennedy silver half-dollars were made out of 90 percent silver in 1964 and 40 percent silver between 1965 and 1970. After that, all silver was removed. There are 0.36 ounces of silver in a 1964 Ken... Read More »

When was the first Kennedy half dollar minted?

The first Kennedy half dollar was minted in 1964, the year following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. It features the face of the president on the obverse side and an eagle on the re... Read More »