El Progreso Tourism, Honduras

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(For other uses, see Progreso (disambiguation).) The municipality of El Progreso (Spanish pronunciation: [el pɾoˈɣɾeso]) is located in the Honduran department of Yoro. Ramón Villeda Morales International Airport of San Pedro Sula is located west of the city. To the east of the city is the mountain range of Mico Quemado (Burned Monkey). El Progreso is located at a crossroads. Due to its strategic location, many travellers or tourists pass through el Progreso in one way or another. For that reason, el Progreso is considered a city of extreme importance in Honduras. Many travellers going to San Pedro Sula, Tela, La Ceiba, La Lima, Tegucigalpa etc. make a connection here, or use it as a rest area. The territorial extension of the city is 547.5 km². Of this territory; 40.51 km² is defined as urban and 506.99 km² as rural. The city is also divided into three geographic zones, that make up more than 100 barrios, that is home to more than 90,000 people. The climate of the city is humid.


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Facts and Stats for El Progreso*

  • Pollution Statistics in El Progreso

    Know the pollution level of El Progreso before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 75 (High)
    • Water Pollution 87.5 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 68.75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 87.5 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 93.75 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 68.75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 31.25 (Low)
  • El Progreso: Crime and Safety

    How safe is El Progreso for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in El Progreso.

    • Burglary and Theft 82.08 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 86.79 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 89.15 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 87.5 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 80.19 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 82.08 (Very High)
    • Attacks 81.48 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 87.74 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 17.92 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 13.68 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 73.61 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 66.04 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 86.54 (Very High)
  • Living in El Progreso - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 16.61 (Very Low)
    • Climate Index 69.16 (High)
    • Pollution Index 87.5 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 44.82 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 15.97 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.01 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 37.08 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in El Progreso

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in El Progreso

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.36 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.77 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.91 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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