The Villa Park neighborhood is located in the northwest section of the WDRC focus area. The neighborhood is bounded by Federal Boulevard to the east, Sheridan Blvd to the west, the Dry Gulch to the north, and 6th Avenue to the south. Active agencies in the neighborhood include: the Registered Neighborhood Association (RNO).
Residential SF average age: majority from the 1960's
Residential SF typical lot size: 50’ wide x 120-140’ (alleys 16’); typical 6000-7000 SF
Alley: 85% of blocks have alleys - NW area 16 of 28 blocks have alleys; in SE 61 of 62
Sidewalks: all attached, all narrow
Schools: Cowell Elementary, Eagleton Elementary, Escuela Guadalupe on Julian 6th to 7th Ave.
Other Large uses: not really
Open Space & trail: Dry Gulch, Lakewood Gulch
Parks & Playgrounds: 3, excluding elementary playgrounds, Lakewood & Dry Gulch (11th & Winona) & (10th & Perry), Martinez Park
Connectivity: 10th Avenue is the only east/west street, Perry Street north/south street. Knox street crosses the gulch and 6th Ave. but has a jog at 8th. Transit: light rail stations at Knox, Perry and Sheridan (at Gulch/12th); bus line e/w on 10th and n/s on Knox, Federal and Sheridan
Neighborhood Commercial: No; closest are 1st/Knox to the south and Colfax to the north.