The size of Villawood is approximately 4 km2. It has 11 parks covering nearly 4% of the total area. There are 3 schools and 1 childcare centre located in Villawood.

The population of Villawood in 2001 was 7,496 people. By 2006 the population was 5,135 showing a population decline of 31% in the area during that time.

The predominant age group in Villawood is 10 - 19 years.

Households in Villawood are primarily sole parent and are likely to be repaying between $1000.00 - $1200.00 per month on mortgage repayments.

In general, people in Villawood work in a non-specific occupation.

In 2001, 34% of the homes in Villawood were owner-occupied compared with 33% in 2006.

Currently the median sale price of houses in the area is $421,000.