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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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 »

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 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 »

Where Is the Mint Mark on a 1964 Kennedy Half Dollar?

The mint mark on a 1964 Kennedy half-dollar is located on the reverse of the coin. It can be found beneath the olive branch held in the eagle's left talon. This is the only year the mint mark was p... Read More »