Lake Villa's name is no misnomer. The town is covered in lakes, a sight hard to find elsewhere. Originally built as a resort town for the well off to come enjoy the lake country, Lake Villa has grown into a vibrant and diverse community. Lake Villa maintains a balance of small-town atmosphere with the convenience of light rail access and sophisticated shopping options. With some of the cleanest lakes in the Midwest, good schools, and excellent public services, Lake Villa is a sure bet.