- Genesee Villa sits one mile south of C S Mott Lake, a 1,200-acre fishing reservoir popular for catfish and largemouth bass.
- Less than 20 minutes from the community. Burlington Coat Factory, J.C. Penney, Macy' s and Sears anchor the mall.
- The Kearsley High School and the Carpenter Road Elementary School are both within two-miles of the community.
- The Aspen Institute rated Mott Community College, less than seven miles from Genesee Villa, among the Nation' s top-ten community colleges.