Progreso, Texas Population 2021

6,002
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Progreso is a city located in Hidalgo County Texas. With a 2020 population of 6,002, it is the 325th largest city in Texas and the 4297th largest city in the United States . Progreso is currently growing at a rate of 0.49% annually and its population has increased by 8.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,507 in 2010. Progreso reached it's highest population of 6,002 in 2021. Spanning over 3 miles, Progreso has a population density of 2,004 people per square mile.

The average household income in Progreso is $58,638 with a poverty rate of 20.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $640 per month, and the median house value is $57,500. The median age in Progreso is 29 years, 25.3 years for males, and 30.2 years for females.

Progreso Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Progreso was:

  • White: 70.04%
  • Other race: 23.22%
  • Two or more races: 6.74%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Progreso, Texas is 6,002 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,915.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,507.

Progreso, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,13670.04%
Some Other Race1,37123.22%
Two or More Races3986.74%
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Progreso Population by Race

Progreso Population Pyramid $2021

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Progreso Median Age

29


Total

25.3


Male

30.2


Female

Progreso Adults

There are 4,057 adults, (724 of whom are seniors) in Progreso.

Progreso Age Dependency

77.2

Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Progreso Sex Ratio

Female

2,810

47.59%

Male

3,095

52.41%

Progreso Population by Age

Progreso Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Progreso Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
Male100%0%
Female86%14%
All82.2%17.8%
Married79.5%20.5%

82.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Progreso Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4684.0282.2
Married1,1234.2979.5
Female2213.7586
Non Family650100
Male593.14100

4.16

Average Family Size

4.02

Average Household Size

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Progreso Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,04931.84%
9th to 12th Grade42212.81%
High School Graduate83825.43%
Some College54716.60%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree3269.89%
Graduate Degree1133.43%
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Progreso Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Progreso Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic3,2931,822437
Other Race1,07634344
2+ Races30
White222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.

Progreso Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,672$31,746$16,576
Less Than 9th Grade$14,558$$11,078
High School Graduate$26,780$$20,392
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$46,125$44,943$
Graduate Degree$$$

$22,672

Average Earnings

$31,746

Average Male

$16,576

Average Female

Progreso Earnings by Educational Attainment

Progreso Language by Age

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Progreso Language

3.02% of Progreso residents speak only English, while 96.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 96.98% of the population.

Progreso Language

Progreso Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,9031,19820.29%
Other1,37140529.54%
Multiple39814436.18%
White22100.00%

20.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.77%

Male Poverty Rate

22.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Progreso

The race most likely to be in poverty in Progreso is White, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Progreso is Hispanic, with 20.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.28%.

Progreso Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.67%
Some College16.45%
High School4.06%
Bachelors or Greater0.91%

Progreso Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed16.51%
Male Unemployed14.45%
Male Employed10.66%

Progreso Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Progreso Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,500$58,638
Families$53,810$61,239
Married Families$54,280-
Non Families--
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Income by Household Type

Progreso Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

63.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Progreso Married by Age and Sex

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Progreso Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Progreso Marital Status by Race

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Progreso Marital Status

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44

Number of Veterans

44

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II44
Korea
Vietnam
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Progreso Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+44
65 to 74
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

Progreso Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Hispanic441.09%
White441.58%

Progreso Veterans by Race

Progreso Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

100.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Progreso Veterans by Education

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59.6%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Progreso Employment by Age

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Progreso Employment by Race

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Progreso Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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61.15%

Born in Progreso

71.31%

Native Born

28.69%

Foreign Born

22.34%

Non Citizen

6.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

71.31% of Progreso residents were born in the United States, with 61.15% having been born in Texas. 22.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Progreso Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,002290.49%
20205,973290.49%
20195,944290.49%
20185,915170.29%
20175,898130.22%
20165,885190.32%
20155,866450.77%
20145,821450.78%
20135,776631.10%
20125,713881.56%
20115,625961.74%
20105,5296781.32%
20004,8510.00%

Progreso Population by Year