It is the home for the player, the Villagers, and the Special Characters who work around town. Each town is different, and can be changed by the player, who can move flora around, and decide what Public Works Projects to add in. It is further unique as to where the villagers move in to.
The town is much different than in previous games. It is possible to pick from 4 maps that Rover has when moving into town. Each map has the following with their unique settings: