Rancho Mirage is a city located in Riverside County, California. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 13,249. In between Cathedral City and Palm Desert, it is one of the eight cities of the Palm Springs area.
Although the city was only incorporated in 1973, the Annenberg Estate in the area had long been popular with the wealthy and powerful. Several US presidents have vacationed here, and Gerald Ford was a frequent visitor who later bought a house. The Betty Ford Center is located in the Eisenhower Medical Center of the town.
Web Sites and Links
City of Rancho MirageOfficial city site provides extensive resources for residents, businesses and visitors.
Rancho Mirage Chamber of CommerceContains area information, attractions, history, golf courses, and membership directory.