Avilla is a village town located in the County of Jasper of Missouri state. It is a part of Joplin, and is located within the area of MMSA. Covering a total area of about 0.6 sq. kms., the town is elevated at a height of about 1122 ft. from the ground level. There is a local Post Office in Avilla. There town has very few residents living in it, and they are mainly involved with agriculture oriented activities in the region. Avilla, over the years, has turned itself into a ghost town, with the local sightings of "shadow Folk", a pair of ghost people being a common affair.