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Welcome to Clarkston ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Clarkston has a population of 12,678 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Clarkston.
Clarkston is 1,020 feet [311 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Clarkston lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area Codes for Clarkston: (470)<4>, (678) and (770)
The ZIP code for Clarkston: 30021<5>
Websites for Clarkston ...
Official Website: www.cityofclarkston.com/
Junior League: www.jldekalb.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Clarkston had an population of 12,678 people. This is an increase of 67.83% since the 2010 Census.
At the time of the 2010 Census, Clarkston had a population of 7,554 people. This makes Clarkston the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Clarkston represents 0.08% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 91st most populous community.
More information can be found on the Census Page for Clarkston.
Adding Clarkston to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Clarkston in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Clarkston was
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Clarkston on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Clarkston ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Clarkston - they are located in Arizona, Michigan, Montana, Utah and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Clarkston.
Communities near Clarkston ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Clarkston.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Clarkston. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Clarkston.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Clarkston. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Clarkston.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Clarkston. See our Newspapers Page for Clarkston.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clarkston ...
Looking for more information about Clarkston? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Clarkston, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Clarkston.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Clarkston: www.cityofclarkston.com/
The official website for DeKalb County: www.co.dekalb.ga.us/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 10 Oct 2021