Of the nine cities in the Palm Springs – Coachella Valley area, Coachella is the easternmost city in the region. The rural town is located 72 miles east of Riverside, 28 miles east of Palm Springs, and 130 miles east of Los Angeles. The town has a land area of about 30.08 square meters. Agriculture is the main activity in the area.
The great Mexican restaurants, as well as the casino, brings visitors from far and wide to the city.