Progreso Lakes, Texas

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Population in 2017: 248 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.0%
 
Males: 137  (55.3%)
Females: 111  (44.7%)
Median resident age:

48.8 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 78579.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $101,671 (it was $68,125 in 2000)
Progreso Lakes:

$101,671
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $39,931 (it was $24,029 in 2000)

Progreso Lakes city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $237,524 (it was $126,900 in 2000)
Progreso Lakes:

$237,524
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $343,741; detached houses: $324,514; mobile homes: $206,768
March 2019 cost of living index in Progreso Lakes: 76.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 3.2%
(3.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Ancestries: German (5.5%), American (3.3%), English (1.6%), French (1.6%), Norwegian (1.6%), British (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 75 feet

Land area: 2.10 square miles.

Population density: 118 people per square mile   (very low).

Progreso Lakes, Texas map

65 residents are foreign born (22.3% Latin America).

This city:

22.3%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $5,315 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Southeast Hidalgo, TX (5.5 miles , pop. 102,051).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (120.5 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (236.1 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Progreso, TX (1.2 miles ),
Relampago, TX (1.9 miles),
Llano Grande, TX (2.0 miles ),
Villa Verde, TX (2.2 miles ),
Southeast Hidalgo, TX (2.4 miles ),
Mercedes, TX (2.4 miles ),
Weslaco, TX (2.5 miles ),
Scissors, TX (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 26.07 N, Longitude: 97.96 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 956

Distribution of median household income in Progreso Lakes, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Progreso Lakes, TX in 2017

Progreso Lakes satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $450,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $450,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $136,700
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $142,600
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $164,100
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $500,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $151,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Progreso Lakes, TX residents
Average permit cost in Progreso Lakes, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.7%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +73 (+45.3%).
Most common industries in Progreso Lakes, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (13.8%)
  • Public administration (12.9%)
  • Educational services (12.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.2%)
  • Health care (5.2%)
  • Construction (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (18.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (13.9%)
  • Public administration (11.1%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.9%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (5.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (25.0%)
  • Public administration (15.9%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (11.4%)
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (6.8%)
  • Drugs, sundries, chemical & allied products merchant wholesalers (4.5%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Progreso Lakes, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (12.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (12.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Top executives (6.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.2%)
  • Religious workers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (12.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (11.1%)
  • Top executives (9.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (8.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (18.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (13.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (11.4%)
  • Registered nurses (9.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (4.5%)
  • Social scientists and related workers (4.5%)

Average climate in Progreso Lakes, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 82.3. This is about average.

City:

82.3
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

Progreso Lakes-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.2 miles away from the Progreso Lakes city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 tornado 22.5 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Progreso Lakes-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/23/2007 at 19:09:15, a magnitude 5.6 (5.4 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 306.4 miles away from Progreso Lakes center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 189.6 miles away from Progreso Lakes center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 439.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 113.8 miles away from Progreso Lakes center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 196.9 miles away from Progreso Lakes center
On 5/27/2002 at 00:28:16, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 229.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hidalgo County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 3, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Progreso Lakes topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Progreso Lakes:

  • WESLACO NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • BIENVENIDOS HOME HEALTH CARE LLC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; MERCEDES, TX)
  • US RENAL CARE MID VALLEY WESLACO DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • IN HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • BALLI HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • WESLACO REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • HEALING ANGEL HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; WESLACO, TX)

Amtrak stations near Progreso Lakes:

  • 19 miles: HARLINGEN (215 E. MONROE ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.
  • 20 miles: MCALLEN (120 S. 16TH ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, intercity bus service.

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

  • South Texas College (about 21 miles; McAllen, TX; Full-time enrollment: 19,701)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 21 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 16,766)
  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 21 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 3,700)
  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 33 miles; Brownsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,165)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 101 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 121 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Del Mar College (about 122 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • FM-radio station 102.1 (KBUC) can be heard at Progreso Lakes,Texas

Points of interest:

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Lakes and reservoirs: Moon Lake (A), Lion Lake (B), Progreso District Settling Basin (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hidalgo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.8 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

80.2%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.5%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Progreso Lakes:

Marital status in Progreso Lakes, TX
  • Never married: 22.7%
  • Now married: 64.5%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

For population 25 years and over in Progreso Lakes:

  • High school or higher: 80.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.7
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Progreso Lakes, TX (based on Hidalgo County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic269,07156
Evangelical Protestant75,327525
Other18,51043
Mainline Protestant14,39452
Orthodox1601
None397,307-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 79
Hidalgo County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Here:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 67
This county:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 240
This county:

3.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 337
Hidalgo County:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Hidalgo County:

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hidalgo County:

28.7%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.8%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Progreso Lakes:

51.1%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

48.2%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Progreso Lakes:

28.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.0%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.6%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Progreso Lakes:

6.9
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.4%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Progreso Lakes:

55.0%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Progreso Lakes:

77.3%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Progreso Lakes, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$1,675
Totals for Government 0$0 2$1,675

2.70% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,244 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.70%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($248 average AGI)
Hidalgo County:

0.02%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cameron County, TX  0.34% ($38,428 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.21% ($37,634)
from Bexar County, TX  0.17% ($57,802)


3.03% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,610 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.03%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($382 average AGI)
Hidalgo County:

0.03%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Bexar County, TX  0.33% ($42,402 average AGI)
to Cameron County, TX  0.29% ($40,000)
to Harris County, TX  0.27% ($36,059)

Strongest AM radio stations in Progreso Lakes:

  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAN JUAN, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KRGE (1290 AM; 5 kW; WESLACO, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KVJY (840 AM; 5 kW; PHARR, TX; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MCALLEN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KBOR (1600 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSOX (1240 AM; 1 kW; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KIRT (1580 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, TX; Owner: BRAVO BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Progreso Lakes:

  • KBFM (104.1 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVMV (96.9 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KTEX (100.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKPS (99.5 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KGBT-FM (98.5 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KFRQ (94.5 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KBTQ (96.1 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KMAZ (106.3 FM; MERCEDES, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KVLY (107.9 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KJAV (104.9 FM; ALAMO, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KOIR (88.5 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Progreso Lakes:

  • KRGV-TV (Channel 5; WESLACO, TX; Owner: MOBILE VIDEO TAPES, INC.)
  • KVEO (Channel 23; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Mc ALLEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KMBH (Channel 60; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTLM (Channel 40; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SUNBELT MULTIMEDIA CO.)
  • KGBT-TV (Channel 4; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KFTN-LP (Channel 30; La FERIA, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLUJ (Channel 44; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • KTIZ-LP (Channel 52; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSFE-LP (Channel 67; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLIA-LP (Channel 32; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K57FE (Channel 57; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 57, INC.)
  • KZMC-LP (Channel 35; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ZAVALETTA BROADCASTING OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, LLC)
  • KZAV-LP (Channel 20; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ZAVALETTA BROADCASTING OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, LLC)
  • KSTI-LP (Channel 69; McALLEN, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)
  • KJST-LP (Channel 28; McALLEN, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Donna-Marie Stipo, 2540 S International Blvd (Lat: 26.082611 Lon: -97.949333), Type: 54.9, Structure height: 48215 m, Overall height: 48.8 m, Registrant: Tillman Infrastructure, LLC, Dmstipo@tillmaninfrastructure.Com, 27th Floor, New Y-ork, Phone: (212) 706-1677
  • Donna-Marie Stipo, 2540 S International Blvd (Lat: 26.082611 Lon: -97.949333), Type: 54.9, Structure height: 48215 m, Overall height: 48.8 m, Licensee ID: L, Registrant: Tillman Infrastructure, LLC, Dmstipo@tillmaninfrastructure.Com, 27th Floor, New Y-ork, Phone: (212) 706-1677

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$11,780
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0228.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Progreso Lakes, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Progreso Lakes, TX - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Progreso Lakes, TX
  • 95.2%Electricity
  • 2.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Utility gas
  • 1.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Progreso Lakes, TX
  • 100.0%Electricity


Progreso Lakes compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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