Palm Springs, California, a city in Riverside County, about 100 miles (160 km) southeast of Los Angeles. Located in the desert at the foot of the San Jacinto Mountains, it is a fashionable year-round resort, noted for its warm, dry climate. Attractions include the striking mountain and desert scenery, mineral springs, and excellent golf courses. Palm Springs was founded as a railroad town in 1876.

Population: 42,807.