1996 S Washington Quarter


1996 Quarter Obverse1996 Quarter Reverse

Coin Dealer Insight: 1996 saw a slight reduction in quarter production with a combined output of only 1.83 billion 1996 Washington quarters from the Denver and Philadelphia mints. 1996-D Washington quarters in MS-63 or higher have a significantly higher value than those from Philadelphia since this was the first year production was lower at Denver than at Philadelphia in almost a decade.

Value: Can usually be found and sold for somewhere between $1.60-$6.40 price dictated by condition, certification, and current demand. Other factors include location, inventory, and urgency of sale.

Estimated Value Based on Scale:

  • VG-8 $1.60
  • F-12 $2.40
  • VF-20 $3.20
  • EF-40 $4.00
  • AU-55 $4.80
  • MS-63 $5.60
  • MS-65 $6.40

Mint: San Francisco

Production: 1,750,000 Washington Quarters were minted at the San Francisco mint in 1996.