Progreso is a city in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States. The population was 5,507 at the 2010 United States Census. It is part of theMcAllen–Edinburg–Mission and Reynosa–McAllen metropolitan areas.
|City of Progreso|
Location of Progreso, Texas
|Coordinates: 26°5′37″N 97°57′27″W|
Progreso is located at (26.093724, -97.957530), south of Weslaco on FM 1015 and HWY 281. It borders the Mexican town of Nuevo Progreso, formerly known as Las Flores.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.0 square miles (7.8 km2), all land.
Progreso is served by the Progreso Independent School District.
In addition, South Texas Independent School District operates magnet schools that serve the community.