The beautiful and diverse City of La Quinta is nestled in the foothills of the scenic Santa Rosa Mountains in the heart of the Coachella Valley. Incorporated in 1982, La Quinta is recognized for its world-class golf events, thriving arts community and phenomenal growth. La Quinta’s extraordinary growth can be attributed to the unparalleled lifestyle that the City offers its residents. The beautiful mountain vistas, abundant recreation opportunities and the variety of available housing have attracted new residents to the City. The expanding population has, in turn, attracted successful commercial growth.