2009 Jefferson Nickel Mintages

2009 nickelThe 2009 Jefferson Nickel was produced for circulation at the Philadelphia and Denver Mints. A combination of factors have resulted in these issues having the lowest mintage for a circulation strike Jefferson Nickel since 1959.

The Jefferson Nickel will also be produced at the San Francisco Mint in proof version. These coins will be included in annual proof sets sold by the United States Mint. This coin has not been a focus of collectors since the mintage will likely be at the typical level for a proof coin.

The first 2009-P Jefferson Nickels appeared in the channels of circulation in June 2009. Initially the coins were found in Puerto Rico. The first 2009-D Jefferson Nickels surfaced until April 2010.

The mintage figures for the 2009 Jefferson Nickel shown below represent the US Mint's final production figures for the year.

2009-P Jefferson Nickel 39,840,000
2009-D Jefferson Nickel 46,800,000
Total 86,640,000

2009 Jefferson Nickels