El Mirage, California

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El Mirage, California
Unincorporated community
El Mirage, California is located in California
El Mirage, California
El Mirage, California
Coordinates: 34°36′08″N 117°37′52″W / 34.60222°N 117.63111°W / 34.60222; -117.63111Coordinates: 34°36′08″N 117°37′52″W / 34.60222°N 117.63111°W / 34.60222; -117.63111
Country United States
State California
County San Bernardino
Elevation 2,913 ft (888 m)
Time zone UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-7 (PDT)
Area codes 442/760
GNIS feature ID 252884[1]

El Mirage is an unincorporated community in the western Victor Valley of the Mojave Desert, within San Bernardino County, California.

El Mirage is next to the El Mirage Lake, a dry lake bed, and 12.5 miles (20.1 km) northwest of Adelanto.

Education[edit]

El Mirage School, a K-8 Campus, is operated by neighboring Adelanto Elementary School District. Students in the upper grades attend High School in Victor Valley Union High School District, including Adelanto High School.

Filmings[edit]

The music video for the song "Dilly" by Band of Horses was filmed in 2010 at Murphy's Bar and Grill, now permanently closed.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: El Mirage, California
  2. ^ "Dilly (TV 2010)". IMDb.com, Inc. Archived from the original on November 12, 2010. Retrieved 2010-11-20.