Rare Home Styles Found in Palm Springs The Palm Springs Area is home to a variety of impressively built and often rare and unique homes designed in accordance with some of the most iconic home styles in history, including: Contemporary Style Homes Simply put, contemporary homes are said to be those that feature the best of today’s style. This definition should not be confused with the modern style whose emergence can be traced to a specific period in history. However, this popular style does borrow a lot from modernism as is evident in its use of elements such as a […]
Bermuda Dunes Bermuda Dunes is a census-designated place (CDP) in Riverside County, California. The population was 7,282 at the 2010 census. Bermuda Dunes is located near Indio and 19 miles (31 km) east of Palm Springs. The community’s former name was Myoma. The Bermuda Dunes Country Club was developed in 1958 by Ernie Dunlevie and Ray Ryan; it attracted celebrities such as Clark Gable as members. Bermuda Dunes is served by the Bermuda Dunes Airport.
Geography Bermuda Dunes is located at 33°44′40″N 116°17′7″W (33.745, -116.285). The CDP’s name originated from the Bermuda Dunes country club, a golf course community first opened in 1962 and the former site of the Bob Hope Chrysler Golf Classic. There are 10 other golf clubs and communities within the 5-mile (8.0 km) radius, including Sun City Palm Desert. Bermuda Dunes Airport is located in the community.
Rancho Mirage Real Estate Known as the desert’s bedroom community, Rancho Mirage is one of the least populated city in the Coachella Valley. It’s also one of the wealthiest cities as well. Gated communities are plentiful in this upscale enclave, while older, mid-century neighborhoods like Magnesia Falls Cove offer gate-free living surrounded by desert vistas. Rancho Mirage real estate offers something for everyone.
Where Is Rancho Mirage? Located in the middle of the Coachella Valley, Rancho Mirage is a great location for those who like the shopping on Palm Desert’s El Paseo shopping district and the design-centered focus of Palm Springs. Rancho Mirage is also home to the Eisenhower Medical Center, which is the largest healthcare provider in the valley.
Rancho Mirage is a city in Riverside County, California, United States. The population was 17,218 at the 2010 census, up from 13,249 at the 2000 census, but the seasonal (part-time) population can exceed 20,000. Located between Cathedral City and Palm Desert, it is one of the nine cities of the Coachella Valley (Palm Springs area). Rancho Mirage was incorporated in 1973 from a merger of Mirage Cove with five unincorporated areas known as the “Cove communities” (Desert, Magnesia, Palmas, Tamarisk, and Thunderbird), and had 3,000 permanent residents at the time.
Geography and climate According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 24.8 square miles (64 km2), of which, 24.4 square miles (63 km2) of it is land and 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2) of it (1.57%) is water, including the 10-story Desert Island Hotel-Golf Resort built on an island surrounded by an artificial lake. GPS coordinates of Rancho Mirage, United States. Latitude: 33.7397 Longitude: -116.4128.
The climate of the Coachella Valley is influenced by the surrounding geography. High mountain ranges on three sides and a south-sloping valley floor all contribute to its unique and year-round warm climate, with the warmest winters in the western United States. Rancho Mirage has an arid climate: Its average annual high temperature is 87 °F (31 °C) and average annual low is 63 °F (17 °C) but summer highs above 108 °F (42 °C) are common and sometimes exceed 120 °F (49 °C), while summer night lows often stay above 82 °F (28 °C). Winters are warm with daytime highs […]
The 2010 United States Census reported that Rancho Mirage had a population of 17,218. The population density was 693.3 people per square mile (267.7/km2). The racial makeup of Rancho Mirage was 15,267 (88.7%) White (81.7% Non-Hispanic White), 256 (1.5%) African American, 94 (0.5%) Native American, 651 (3.8%) Asian, 14 (0.1%) Pacific Islander, 598 (3.5%) from other races, and 338 (2.0%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1,964 persons (11.4%). The census reported that 17,154 people (99.6% of the population) lived in households, 16 (0.1%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 48 (0.3%) were institutionalized.