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Vaquero Villa is a neighborhood in the Casa Adobes area of Arizona, roughly 11 miles northwest of downtown Tucson. This community is conveniently situated between Interstate 10 and State Highway 77; the former features a variety of commercial offerings and the latter provides a nearly direct route to downtown Tucson. The zip code for Vaquero Villa is 85741, and it is within Pima County. Area communities include Riverside Crossing, Meadowbrook, St John’s Property, and Shannon Business Park.
The Vaquero Villa neighborhood is situated along a single street, North Trisha Lane, just west of North La Cholla Boulevard. It consists of just a dozen or so small homes. The Northwest Medical Center and adjacent Sonora Behavioral Health Hospital and Healthsouth Rehab Hospital of Southern Arizona are within a half-mile north of Vaquero Villa, along West Orange Grove Road. This prominent area medical center not only offers convenient health care options, but provides employment opportunities for the area as well.
The Tucson Mall and the Oracle Ridge Plaza Shopping Center sit a few miles southwest of the neighborhood, along Highway 77. The Tucson Mall is an indoor shopping center that offers more than 200 specialty shops and several anchor stores, including Macy’s, Dillard’s, Sears, and JCPenney. There is also a large Forever 21 store here. For dining, the mall offers The Cheesecake Factory, Mimi’s Café, and a Red Robin.
Parks and golf courses abound near Vaquero Villa as well. Tucson Mountain Park, one of the area’s largest parks, is located to the southwest on the other side of I-10. It is a popular destination for hiking, camping, and picnicking, among other activities. The Santa Catalina Mountains to the east offer some great hikes from desert terrain all the way to alpine meadows. Some of the area golf courses include Silverbell Golf Course, El Rio Golf Course, and Randolph Municipal Golf Course.
Schools near Vaquero Villa include the Sonoran Science Academy on West Sunset Road.