Villard Commons is located in the Old North neighborhood of Milwaukee. The original settlement dates back to the 19th century, and Villard Avenue has always been the main commercial thoroughfare in the neighborhood.
Villard Commons is centrally located and is a short drive to I-43, providing easy access to downtown Milwaukee. Nearby commercial amenities include a wide variety of options such as retail, restaurants, banks, grocery stores, and entertainment venues. residents also have easy access to parks, schools, houses of worship, health facilities, and a public library.