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Welcome to Clarkston ...

The town of Clarkston is located in Cache County<1>.

The location of Clarkston has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Clarkston has a population of 740 people<3> (see below for details).

Clarkston was established in 1864.

The community of Clarkston is 4,880 feet [1,487 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Clarkston is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Clarkston lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Clarkston lies within the (435) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Clarkston had an population of 740 people. This is an increase of 11.11% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.56% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Clarkston had a population of 666 people. This makes Clarkston the county's 16th most populous community.

The population of Clarkston represents 0.02% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 165th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 666 people, the population of Clarkston decreased 3.2% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 688 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Clarkston.

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, Georgia, Michigan, Montana 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.

  • Logan [Cache County]
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    • Logan [Cache County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Clarkston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 51,680 people
    • Former name for Logan:
    • Fort Logan
    • Logan has also been known as:
    • Logan City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Logan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Logan<6>
  • Smithfield [Cache County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithfield
    • Smithfield [Cache County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Clarkston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,117 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithfield<6>
  • North Logan [Cache County]
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    • North Logan [Cache County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Clarkston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,304 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Logan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Logan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Logan<6>
  • Tremonton [Box Elder County]
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    • Tremonton [Box Elder County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Clarkston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,462 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tremonton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tremonton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Providence [Cache County]
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      • Providence [Cache County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Clarkston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,051 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Providence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Providence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Providence<6>
    • Preston [Franklin County]
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      • Preston [Franklin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Clarkston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,678 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Preston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Preston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Preston<6>
    • Hyde Park [Cache County]
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      • Hyde Park [Cache County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Clarkston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,963 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyde Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyde Park<6>
    • Richmond [Cache County]
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      • Richmond [Cache County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Clarkston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,899 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richmond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<6>
    • Garland [Box Elder County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garland
      • Garland [Box Elder County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Clarkston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,605 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garland<6>
    • River Heights [Cache County]
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      • River Heights [Cache County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Clarkston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,141 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for River Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on River Heights

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.

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 on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1890.

We also found Clarkston in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Clarkston on our Genealogy Page.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Clarkston. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Cache, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Clarkston.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Clarkston - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Clarkston) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Clarkston. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ClarkstonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clarkston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9204, Longitude: -112.0504       In this case, the coordinates for Clarkston have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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