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1980 Jefferson Nickel Value

Mintage: 594,004,000
Finest Known: MS67 (NGC) MS66 (PCGS)
Auction Record: $65 (MS66)

1980 p jefferson nickel

1980 Jefferson nickel. Image: USA CoinBook

1980 marked the return of the P mintmark for the Philadelphia Mint on the Jefferson nickel -- this time, for good. Even so, a 593 million coin mintage meant that collector demand for the date was met by searching through rolls of nickels for a nice uncirculated one.

The Value of A 1980 Jefferson Nickel

A slight bump in demand for 1980-P Jefferson nickels in high Mint State grades can’t mask the fact that it is an exceedingly common coin. Full Steps examples are scarce in high grades.

1980 Jefferson Nickel Price Guide

Circulated Grades

Very FineExtremely FineAbout Uncirculated
FV = Face Value (5 Cents)

Uncirculated Grades

Mint State 61Mint State 63Mint State 65Auction Record (MS66)

1980 Full Steps Jefferson Nickel Price Guide

Finest Known: MS67 FS (NGC) MS66+ FS (PCGS)
Auction Record: $375 (MS65 FS)

Uncirculated Grades

Mint State 61 FSMint State 63 FSMint State 65 FSAuction Record (MS65 FS)

The information on this page does not constitute an offer to buy or sell the coin(s) referred to. Proof and prooflike examples of this issue may have greater or lesser "finest known" and different record auction prices.

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