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Welcome to West Clarkston ...

West Clarkston is located in Asotin County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for West Clarkston: W. Clarkston

West Clarkston is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: West Clarkston lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for West Clarkston: (509)

Communities near West Clarkston ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near West Clarkston.

  • Asotin (4 miles [6.4 km] to the south)
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    • Asotin lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of West Clarkston and is located in Asotin County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,292 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Asotin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Asotin<5>
  • Lapwai (12 miles [19.3 km] to the east)
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    • Lapwai lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of West Clarkston and is located in Nez Perce County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,152 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lapwai have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lapwai
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lapwai<5>
  • Genesee (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northeast)
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    • Genesee lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of West Clarkston and is located in Latah County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 976 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Genesee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Genesee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Genesee<5>
  • Colton (11 miles [17.7 km] to the north)
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    • Colton lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of West Clarkston and is located in Whitman County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 443 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colton<5>
  • Culdesac (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
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    • Culdesac lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of West Clarkston and is located in Nez Perce County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 384 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Culdesac have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Culdesac
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Culdesac<5>
  • Uniontown (8 miles [12.9 km] to the north)
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    • Uniontown lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of West Clarkston and is located in Whitman County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 335 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Uniontown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Uniontown<5>
  • Silcott (6 miles [9.7 km] to the west)
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    • Silcott lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of West Clarkston and is located in Asotin County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silcott have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silcott
  • Leon (8 miles [12.9 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leon
    • Leon lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of West Clarkston and is located in Nez Perce County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leon
  • Leon (8 miles [12.9 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leon
    • Leon lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of West Clarkston and is located in Whitman County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leon
  • North Lapwai (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)

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 West Clarkston. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for West Clarkston.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of West 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 West Clarkston.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around West Clarkston. See our Newspapers Page for West Clarkston.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Clarkston ...

Looking for more information about West 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to West Clarkston, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for West Clarkston.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for West Clarkston

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Washington

About Asotin County

About Washington

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

The official website for Asotin County: www.co.asotin.wa.us/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Asotin, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Clarkston - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- West Clarkston) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Clarkston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.4108, Longitude: -117.0639       In this case, the coordinates for West Clarkston have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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