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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 66.67 (High)
    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 87.5 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 70.83 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 95.83 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (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 83.62 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 87.5 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 90.09 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 88.56 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 81.47 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 82.76 (Very High)
    • Attacks 83.05 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 88.79 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 16.81 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 74.58 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 67.24 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 87.72 (Very High)
  • Living in El Progreso - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 15.58 (Very Low)
    • Climate Index 69.16 (High)
    • Pollution Index 79.89 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 43.86 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 14.44 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.01 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 36 (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 0.21 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 36.16 USD

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

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