Villa Park enjoys a small-town atmosphere with charming tree-lined streets, diverse historic architecture, and a sense of community you won’t find anywhere else.
Villa Park runners/walkers/bicyclists enjoy 3 trails: The Illinois Prairie Path, The Great Western, and the Salt Creek Trail. Villa Park wins the Chaddick Institutes Municipal Development Award for Trail Programming and Implementation.
Villa Park residents enjoy numerous public parks, community swimming pool, and a 2-4-8 Skatepark for daring skateboarders. Villa Park challenges golfers with our PGA Award winning 9-hole Sugar Creek Golf Course.
Villa Park challenges golfers with our PGA Award winning 9-hole Sugar Creek Golf Course.
Villa Park offers a convenient location for commuters –Direct access to 9 state and interstate highways, 3 major East-West Arterials: North Avenue, Roosevelt Road, & St. Charles Road. Located just 10 miles for 2 major airports and only 19 miles from downtown Chicago.
Villa Park is Business Friendly – 4 TIF Districts,3 Major shopping Centers, 16+ strip malls.
Villa Park is proud of our Excellent Schools, District 45, District 48, and District 88 which includes Willowbrook High School named as one of the top schools in the Nation by Newsweek, Best High Schools by US News & World Report, and America’s Most Challenging High Schools by The Washington Post.
Villa Park offers 2 Community Gathering Spaces. The Ruggard Gazebo, and Cortesi Veterans Park draws crowds by hosting family friendly activities throughout the year.
Villa Park boasts 2 Historic Landmarks: The Ardmore Train Station 1910, and Villa Park Historical Museum (1929). Both buildings have been inducted into the National Register of Historic Places in Illinois.
Villa Park has 2 locally designated Historic Landmark Business Districts. The Villa Historic District (1908) and the Ardmore Historic District (1910)
Villa Park offers affordable housing and architectural diversity including Pre-War, Bungalows, Queen Anne, English Tudor and Post-Ware Colonials, Ranches and new custom homes.
Villa Park has active local Service Clubs, and residents who volunteer to serve on various Village Commissions for the betterment of our community.
Villa Park has state of the art Paramedic Services and Eco-Friendly Police Station.