Willard city is located in the County of Greene and forms a part of Springfield, Missouri Metropolitan Statistical Area. Covering a total area of about 14.5 sq. kms., the city is elevated by about 1238 ft above the sea level. The local economy mainly consists of privately owned industries in the region. Some of the prominent among them are air conditioning installation and services, alternative medicine shops, auction houses, art & craft shops, auto paint and repair services, banks and insurance companies, restaurants and many other similar business ventures.