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image by Chrystian Kretowicz, 31 July 2009 and Eugene Ipavec, 12 August 2009
Seal: located by Valentin Poposki, 5 September 2007
The City of Rancho Mirage is located 120 miles southeast of Los Angeles; 275 miles northwest of Phoenix; and 125 miles north of San Diego. Located in the heart of the Coachella Valley, Rancho Mirage is nestled at the base of the Santa Rosa Mountains, conveniently located to utilize the Southern California freeway system, one of the most extensive transportation networks in the world via Interstate 10. It was incorporated on August 3, 1973. Population (in 2003) was 14,965 permanent residents +11,000 residents during the winter season.
White background with blue border; centered seal with gold writing "City of Rancho Mirage" along top, a bighorn in center, with "California, Realm of the Desert Bighorn" written beneath.
Valentin Poposki, 5 September 2007
I can confirm that flag. There are three flagpoles at the entrance to the park and one of the flags on them is that of Rancho Mirage.
Chrystian Kretowicz, 31 July 2009