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image by Chrystian Kretowicz, 25 January 2008
Rincon Band of Luiseño Indians
Established in 1892
Location: Northeastern San Diego County, near the town of Valley Center and Mount Palomar, along the San Luis Rey River.
Population: @ 1,495 of which @ 651 are tribal members
Area: 3,918 acres of which @ 150 acres are farmed citrus groves.
Site of a well-appointed Mission Indian Museum.
Rincon Band, together with the famous Harrah Corporation, owns and operates a beautiful, 21-story Resort and Casino.
Part of the reservation was ravaged by the last fall's fires.
Chrystian Kretowicz, 24 January 2008
A white flag bearing the tribe logo in yellow in a red oval.
Chrystian Kretowicz, 25 January 2008