In 1978, LEGO released 31 Town sets across 3 subthemes, all of these sets have been retired. Subthemes for that year included Accessories, Classic, and Promotional. For that year, the total price of all retail sets cost $213, today those sets are valued around $11,619, a growth of 5342%.
Most valuable 1978 LEGO Town set
374 Fire Station $1,464.21
Highest growth 1978 Town set
600-2 Police Car +29112.03%
Largest 1978 LEGO Town set
1589 Main Street 458 pieces
Most owned 1978 Town set
671 Shell Petrol Tanker
Theme / Subtheme Town / Accessories
Year 1978
Pieces 2
Availability Retired
300 LEGO Junction Road Plates
Retail $3.75
Value $39.56
Growth  +954.9%
Annual growth 5.4%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Accessories
Year 1978
Pieces 2
Availability Retired
301 LEGO Curved Road Plates
Retail $3.75
Value $41.01
Growth  +993.6%
Annual growth 3.0%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Accessories
Year 1978
Pieces 2
Availability Retired
302 LEGO Straight Road Plates
Retail $3.75
Value $47.33
Growth  +1162.1%
Annual growth 5.8%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 349 / 4
Availability Retired
374 LEGO Fire Station
Retail $34.95
Value $1,464.21
Growth  +4089.4%
Annual growth 8.5%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 221 / 2
Availability Retired
376-2 LEGO House with Garden
Retail $19.95
Value $742.36
Growth  +3621.1%
Annual growth 4.5%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 90 / 2
Availability Retired
377 LEGO Shell Service Station
Retail $15.89
Value $313.90
Growth  +1875.5%
Annual growth 6.7%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 23 / 1
Availability Retired
600-2 LEGO Police Car
Retail $3.49
Value $1,019.50
Growth  +29112.0%
Annual growth 11.8%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 13 / 1
Availability Retired
601 LEGO Shell Filling Station
Retail $1.89
Value $94.79
Growth  +4915.3%
Annual growth 11.9%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 29 / 1
Availability Retired
602 LEGO Fire Chief's Car
Retail $3.49
Value $134.17
Growth  +3744.4%
Annual growth 4.1%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 26 / 1
Availability Retired
603 LEGO Motorbike
Retail $2.89
Value $490.55
Growth  +16874.0%
Annual growth 6.4%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 28 / 1
Availability Retired
604 LEGO Shell Service Car
Retail $2.99
Value $86.27
Growth  +2785.3%
Annual growth 4.7%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 18 / 1
Availability Retired
605 LEGO Street Crew
Retail $1.89
Value $129.40
Growth  +6746.6%
Annual growth 5.2%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 30 / 1
Availability Retired
606 LEGO Ambulance
Retail $2.99
Value $248.27
Growth  +8203.3%
Annual growth 10.1%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 37 / 1
Availability Retired
620 LEGO Fire Truck
Retail $4.49
Value $195.30
Growth  +4249.7%
Annual growth 7.0%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 39 / 1
Availability Retired
621 LEGO Police Car
Retail $3.49
Value $603.55
Growth  +17193.7%
Annual growth 11.9%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces 45
Availability Retired
622 LEGO Tipper Truck
Retail $4.49
Value $164.59
Growth  +3565.7%
Annual growth 8.3%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 38 / 1
Availability Retired
623 LEGO Red Cross Car
Retail $3.49
Value $193.33
Growth  +5439.5%
Annual growth 5.8%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 31 / 1
Availability Retired
625 LEGO Tractor Digger
Retail $3.49
Value $32.35
Growth  +826.9%
Annual growth 5.0%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces 37
Availability Retired
626-2 LEGO Red Cross Helicopter
Retail $5.49
Value $188.96
Growth  +3341.9%
Annual growth 4.0%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 45 / 1
Availability Retired
640-2 LEGO Fire Truck and Trailer
Retail $4.89
Value $383.81
Growth  +7748.9%
Annual growth 10.0%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 41 / 1
Availability Retired
641 LEGO Excavator
Retail $4.49
Value $202.66
Growth  +4413.6%
Annual growth 8.3%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces 44
Availability Retired
642 LEGO Tow Truck and Car
Retail $4.49
Value $115.92
Growth  +2481.7%
Annual growth 7.3%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 39 / 2
Availability Retired
643 LEGO Flatbed Truck
Retail $4.89
Value $175.91
Growth  +3497.3%
Annual growth 8.1%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 64 / 1
Availability Retired
644-2 LEGO Police Mobile Patrol
Retail $5.89
Value $318.39
Growth  +5305.6%
Annual growth 9.1%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 55 / 1
Availability Retired
670 LEGO Mobile Crane
Retail $5.49
Value $308.64
Growth  +5521.9%
Annual growth 9.2%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 77 / 1
Availability Retired
671 LEGO Shell Petrol Tanker
Retail $6.95
Value $519.64
Growth  +7376.8%
Annual growth 9.8%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 70 / 1
Availability Retired
672 LEGO Fire Engine and Trailer
Retail $5.49
Value $528.56
Growth  +9527.7%
Annual growth 10.4%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 65 / 2
Availability Retired
673 LEGO Rally Car and Motorbike
Retail $5.89
Value $107.84
Growth  +1730.9%
Annual growth 7.4%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Classic
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 55 / 1
Availability Retired
674 LEGO Forklift and Truck
Retail $5.49
Value $1,079.44
Growth  +19561.9%
Annual growth 12.2%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Promotional
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 458 / 5
Availability Retired
1589 LEGO Main Street
Retail $12.97
Value $1,208.05
Growth  +9214.2%
Annual growth 10.4%
Theme / Subtheme Town / Promotional
Year 1978
Pieces / Minifigs 236 / 3
Availability Retired
1620-2 LEGO Chocolate Factory
Retail $19.95
Value $440.58
Growth  +2108.4%
Annual growth 7.0%