Progreso, TX Population

Population: 234. Estimated population in July 2020: 247 (+5.6% change)
Males: 114 (48.7%), Females: 120 (51.3%)

Hidalgo County

Zip code: 78579

Median resident age: 43.2 years
Median household income: $68,125
Median house value: $138,500

Races in Progreso Lakes:

  • White Non-Hispanic (59.8%)
  • Hispanic (39.7%)
  • Other race (1.7%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (24.8%), English (12.4%), Irish (8.1%), United States (3.4%), French (2.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.7%).

Elevation: 75 feet

Land area: 2.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Progreso Lakes

  • High school or higher: 87.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 27.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Progreso Lakes city

  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 72.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 2.2%

4.7% Foreign born (4.7% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +73 (+45.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Progreso Lakes:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Progreso Lakes:

  • MC ALLEN MILLER INTL (about 20 miles; MC ALLEN, TX; Abbreviation: MFE)
  • VALLEY INTL (about 24 miles; HARLINGEN, TX; Abbreviation: HRL)
  • BROWNSVILLE/SOUTH PADRE ISLAND INT’L (about 40 miles; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Abbreviation: BRO)
Other public-use airports nearest to Progreso Lakes:

  • MID VALLEY (about 7 miles; WESLACO, TX; Abbreviation: T65)
  • EDINBURG INTL (about 27 miles; EDINBURG, TX; Abbreviation: 25R)
  • PORT ISABEL-CAMERON COUNTY (about 44 miles; PORT ISABEL, TX; Abbreviation: PIL)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Progreso Lakes:

  • TEXAS STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE-HARLINGEN (about 22 miles; HARLINGEN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,167)
  • SOUTH TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 22 miles; MCALLEN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,142)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN (about 24 miles; EDINBURG, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,651)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT BROWNSVILLE (about 33 miles; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,044)
  • TEXAS SOUTHMOST COLLEGE (about 33 miles; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,556)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-KINGSVILLE (about 98 miles; KINGSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,860)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-CORPUS CHRISTI (about 121 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,282)