Little Belize is a colony of conservative German-speaking "Russian" Mennonites, known as "Old Colony Mennonites", in the Corozal District of Belize. Little Belize is located east of Progresso at an elevation of 1 meter above sea level. Because the Mennonite colony is close to Progresso, it is sometimes called "Progresso".

Little Belize
Little Belize is located in Belize
Little Belize
Little Belize
Coordinates: 18°12′N 88°21′W / 18.200°N 88.350°W / 18.200; -88.350
Country Belize
DistrictCorozal District
Population
 (2017)
 • Total2,830
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central)
ClimateAw

According to the 2000 census, the population of Little Belize was 2,059 people. In 2010 the population had grown to 2,650 people in 427 households.[1] In 2017 population have reached 2,830 people. Little Belize is the second most populous Mennonite settlement in the country, after Shipyard.

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Coordinates: 18°12′N 88°24′W / 18.200°N 88.400°W / 18.200; -88.400