Clarkston, Washington

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Population in 2014: 7,359 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.3%
 
Males: 3,710  (50.4%)
Females: 3,649  (49.6%)
Median resident age:  37.4 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 99403.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,227 (it was $25,907 in 2000)
Clarkston:

$29,227
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,501 (it was $14,673 in 2000)

Clarkston city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $113,870 (it was $76,400 in 2000)
Clarkston:

$113,870
WA:

$250,800

Median gross rent in 2013: $648.

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  • Races in Clarkston, WA (2013)

    Clarkston races chart
    • 6,65989.4%White alone
    • 3985.3%Hispanic
    • 1622.2%Two or more races
    • 761.0%Black alone
    • 540.7%American Indian alone
    • 260.3%Asian alone

Races in Clarkston detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Clarkston: 89.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (21.5%), Irish (15.0%), English (12.6%), United States (7.2%), Norwegian (4.1%), French (3.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1902

Elevation: 820 feet

Land area: 1.93 square miles.

Population density: 3,817 people per square mile   (average).

Clarkston,WA real estate house value index trend

Clarkston, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Clarkston:

  • High school or higher: 85.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Clarkston city:

  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 40.1%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 23.9%

111 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,263 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,251 (1.1%)

Clarkston satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (87.6 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (255.2 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (855.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: West Clarkston-Highland, WA (1.0 miles ), Lewiston, ID (1.6 miles ), Clarkston Heights-Vineland, WA (1.6 miles ), Asotin, WA (2.3 miles ), Uniontown, WA (3.0 miles ), Genesee, ID (3.3 miles ), Colton, WA (3.4 miles ), Lapwai, ID (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $71,600
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $77,700
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $66,100
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $66,100
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $82,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $101,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $62,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $27,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $73,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $135,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $81,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $114,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.41 N, Longitude: 117.05 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,742 (+23.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 782 (29.0%)

Area code: 509

Clarkston household income distribution Clarkston home values distribution

Crime rates in Clarkston by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2013 2014
Murders 000000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.013.5
Rapes 941511028012
per 100,000 119.155.113.767.913.513.80.027.8112.10.013.727.1
Robberies 230402452295
per 100,000 26.541.30.054.30.027.756.269.528.027.2123.467.7
Assaults 16222217111217138121727
per 100,000 211.8302.8301.5230.9148.0166.0238.7180.7112.1163.4233.0365.8
Burglaries 8610680233323385550558176
per 100,000 1,138.31,458.81,096.5312.3444.1318.1533.5764.5700.8749.11,110.31,029.5
Thefts 359381377357304314302271326355444352
per 100,000 4,751.85,243.65,167.24,847.94,091.54,342.44,239.83,767.04,569.04,835.26,086.44,768.4
Auto thefts 193736302521720722213
per 100,000 251.5509.2493.4407.4336.5290.498.3278.098.127.2301.6176.1
Arson 127402004214
per 100,000 13.227.595.954.30.027.70.00.056.127.213.754.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 290.0) 413.4445.8374.2346.6248.8258.0265.2290.2341.9274.2417.6397.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Clarkston detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.90
Washington average:

1.47
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +464 (+6.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Clarkston: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Clarkston, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Clarkston-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 130% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 226.1 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 335.2 miles away from Clarkston center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 264.3 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 409.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 266.2 miles away from Clarkston center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 257.5 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Asotin County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Clarkston topographic map

Birthplace of: Joe Stegner - Idaho state senator, Josh Heytvelt - College basketball player (Gonzaga Bulldogs).

Main business address for: FIRSTBANK NW CORP (SAVINGS INSTITUTIONS, NOT FEDERALLY CHARTERED).

Hospitals and medical centers in Clarkston:

  • TRI-STATE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 1221 HIGHLAND AVENUE)
  • EAGLE REHABILITATION AT CLARKSTON (1242 ELEVENTH STREET)
  • TRI-STATE HEALTH AND REHAB CTR (1255 BELMONT WAY)
  • TRI-STATE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL INC DIALYSIS UNIT (1221 HIGHLAND)
  • TRI STATE MEMORL HOSP HH AND HP (1100 HIGHLAND AVENUE)

Heliports and other landing facilities located in Clarkston:

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Amtrak station near Clarkston:

  • 4 miles: LEWISTON (3120 NORTH-SOUTH HWY.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clarkston:

  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 2 miles; Lewiston, ID; Full-time enrollment: 3,199)
  • University of Idaho (about 22 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)
  • Washington State University (about 23 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)
  • Walla Walla Community College (about 64 miles; Walla Walla, WA; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 79 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)
  • North Idaho College (about 89 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Spokane Community College (about 89 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)

Public high schools in Clarkston:

Public elementary/middle schools in Clarkston:

Private elementary/middle schools in Clarkston:

  • HOLY FAMILY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 117, Location: 1002 CHESTNUT ST, Grades: PK-6)
  • THE OHANA EDUCATION CENTER (Students: 40, Location: 1465 POPLAR ST, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Clarkston

Library in Clarkston:

  • ASOTIN COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $574,261; Location: 417 SYCAMORE; 62,481 books; 2,257 audio materials; 1,592 video materials; 12 local licensed databases; 11 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 128 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Clarkston: Gateway Square (A), Asotin County Library (B), Clarkston Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Westgate Shopping Center (1), Clarkston Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Clarkston include: Beachview Park (1), Vernon Park (2), Foster Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Hells Canyon Visitor Association (800 Port Way), Snake Dancer Excursions (Tours & Charters; 1550 Port Drive #b).

Hotels: Hacienda Lodge (812 Bridge Street), Motel 6 (222 Bridge Street), Golden Key Motel (1376 Bridge Street), Best Western Rivertree Inn (1257 Bridge St), Quality Inn & Suites Conference Center (700 Port Drive).

Courts: Asotin County - Vehicle Licensing Court House (914 6th Street), United States Government - Agriculture Dept- USDA Service Centers- Clark (720 6th Street).

Asotin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2007 was 49.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 21.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.4%
(20.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 71.1% for Black residents, 57.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 59.7% for other race residents, 29.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  54.1%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.0%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Clarkston in 2010:

  • 84 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 47 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 2 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Clarkston in 2000:

  • 117 people in nursing homes
  • 93 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 31 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 17 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 15 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 6 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards

Clarkston, Washington environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Clarkston (2011 data):

  • Sterling Savings Bank: Fbnb Clarkston Branch at 1300 16th Avenue, branch established on 1920/01/01; Clarkston Branch at 303 Diagonal, branch established on 1965/01/01. Info updated 2012/03/21: Bank assets: $9,207.8 mil, Deposits: $6,454.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 192 total offices, Holding Company: Sterling Financial Corporation
  • Twin River National Bank: at 900 5th Street, branch established on 1979/11/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $72.3 mil, Deposits: $66.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Twin River Financial Corp.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Clarkston Branch at 748 Sixth Street, branch established on 1956/05/21. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Community Bank: Clarkston Branch at 118 Bridge St, branch established on 2009/10/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $360.5 mil, Deposits: $317.3 mil, headquarters in Joseph, OR, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • Banner Bank: Clarkston Branch at 749 Sixth Street, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2011/05/03: Bank assets: $4,048.2 mil, Deposits: $3,348.4 mil, headquarters in Walla Walla, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 87 total offices, Holding Company: Banner Corporation
  • Columbia State Bank: Clarkston Branch at 233 Bridge Street, branch established on 2006/12/26. Info updated 2011/08/09: Bank assets: $4,785.2 mil, Deposits: $3,892.8 mil, headquarters in Tacoma, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 104 total offices, Holding Company: Columbia Banking System, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Clarkston Branch at 615 6th Street, branch established on 1964/02/14. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Washington average:

11.4

Clarkston travel time to work - commute Clarkston mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Clarkston city (based on Asotin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,5291
Evangelical Protestant1,93021
Other1,6064
Mainline Protestant1,1927
Black Protestant1801
None14,186-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Asotin County:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Asotin County:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Asotin County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

7.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.9%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Asotin County:

26.8%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.5%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.9%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.8%
State:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Clarkston:

28.6
State:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.5%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.6%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Clarkston:

6.9
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
Clarkston:

34.2%
Washington:

32.6%

General health condition:
Clarkston:

56.8%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Clarkston:

77.8%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Clarkston, WA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$18,244$54,7320$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$1,475
Police Protection - Officers 14$71,608$61,3782$718
Police - Other 1$2,906$34,8721$1,366
Firefighters 11$68,968$75,23830$6,483
Fire - Other 0$0 1$2,146
Streets and Highways 4$16,518$49,5540$0
Health 0$0 1$1,366
Solid Waste Management 5$20,548$49,3150$0
Sewerage 5$21,186$50,8460$0
Parks and Recreation 1$5,304$63,6480$0
Other and Unallocable 2$9,322$55,9320$0
Totals for Government 47$234,604$59,89943$13,554

Clarkston government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $75,000 ($10.19)
    General: $3,000 ($0.41)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($0.27)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $942,000 ($128.01)
    Fire Protection: $806,000 ($109.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $726,000 ($98.65)
    Sewerage: $504,000 ($68.49)
    Regular Highways: $362,000 ($49.19)
    General - Other: $234,000 ($31.80)
    Parks & Recreation: $198,000 ($26.91)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $124,000 ($16.85)
    Financial Administration: $81,000 ($11.01)
    Housing & Community Development: $46,000 ($6.25)
    Corrections - Other: $30,000 ($4.08)
    Central Staff Services: $26,000 ($3.53)
    Health Services - Other: $21,000 ($2.85)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $83,000 ($11.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $233,000 ($31.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $151,000 ($20.52)
    Sewerage: $144,000 ($19.57)
    Police Protection: $64,000 ($8.70)
    Regular Highways: $53,000 ($7.20)
    Parks & Recreation: $25,000 ($3.40)
    Housing & Community Development: $16,000 ($2.17)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($1.90)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.14)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,070,000 ($281.29)

Clarkston government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $808,000 ($109.80)
    Solid Waste Management: $783,000 ($106.40)
    Parks & Recreation: $25,000 ($3.40)
    All Other: $9,000 ($1.22)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $248,000 ($33.70)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $161,000 ($21.88)
    Interest Earnings: $119,000 ($16.17)
    Rents: $12,000 ($1.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $236,000 ($32.07)
    Highways: $157,000 ($21.33)
    General Support: $64,000 ($8.70)
    Health & Hospitals: $1,000 ($0.14)
  • Tax - Property: $883,000 ($119.99)
    Public Utilities: $648,000 ($88.06)
    Total General Sales: $573,000 ($77.86)
    Other Selective Sales: $232,000 ($31.53)
    NEC: $70,000 ($9.51)

Clarkston government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,684,000 ($364.72)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $225,000 ($30.57)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $497,000 ($67.54)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,164,000 ($294.06)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $248,000 ($33.70)

Clarkston government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,983,000 ($269.47)

9.44% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,171 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.44%
Washington average:

6.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Nez Perce County, ID  4.01% ($28,515 average AGI)
from Spokane County, WA  0.59% ($32,250)
from Whitman County, WA  0.41% ($31,061)


8.07% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,686 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.07%
Washington average:

6.20%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Nez Perce County, ID  3.06% ($29,718 average AGI)
to Spokane County, WA  0.64% ($40,569)
to Whitman County, WA  0.40% ($24,531)

Strongest AM radio stations in Clarkston:

  • KOZE (950 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • KRLC (1350 AM; 5 kW; CLARKSTON LEWISTON,, WA; Owner: IDA-VEND COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCLK (1430 AM; 5 kW; ASOTIN, WA; Owner: CLARKSTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KWSU (1250 AM; 5 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KMAX (840 AM; 10 kW; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KLER (1300 AM; 5 kW; OROFINO, ID; Owner: CENTRAL IDAHO BROADCASTING)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clarkston:

  • KMOK (106.9 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: IDA-VEND COMPANY, INC.)
  • KVTY (105.1 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: IDAVEND CO. INC.)
  • KCLK-FM (94.1 FM; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: CLARKSTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KVAB (102.9 FM; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: CLARKSTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KNWV (90.5 FM; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KATW (101.5 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KOZE-FM (96.5 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • KRLF (88.5 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: LIVING FAITH F/SHIP EDUC. MINISTRIES)
  • KZZL-FM (99.5 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KHTR (104.3 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KZFN (106.1 FM; MOSCOW, ID; Owner: KRPL, INC.)
  • KRFA-FM (91.7 FM; MOSCOW, ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KLHS-FM (88.9 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO.1)
  • KNWO (90.1 FM; COTTONWOOD, ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KRAO-FM (102.5 FM; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KORT-FM (92.7 FM; GRANGEVILLE, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • KZHR (92.5 FM; DAYTON, WA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • K207DO (89.3 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K265AP (100.9 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: ALACCA BIBLE CONFERENCE)
  • K215EB (90.3 FM; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Clarkston:

  • KLEW-TV (Channel 3; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - WASHINGTON TV, L.L.C.)
  • K49EV (Channel 49; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: UPPER COLUMBIA MEDIA ASSOCIATION)
  • K55HZ (Channel 55; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • K21CC (Channel 21; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: ORCHARDS COMMUNITY TV ASSN., INC.)
  • K53GN (Channel 53; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: SPOKANE SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 81)
  • K35BW (Channel 35; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: ORCHARDS COMMUNITY TV ASSN., INC.)
  • K45FZ (Channel 45; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KUID-TV (Channel 12; MOSCOW, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION, STATE OF IDAHO)
  • K47BW (Channel 47; LEWISTON, ETC., ID; Owner: MOUNTAIN LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVBI-LP (Channel 42; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: LIFE OF VICTORY TV, INC.)
  • K15CH (Channel 15; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: ORCHARDS COMMUNITY TV ASSN., INC.)
Clarkston fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Clarkston fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 43m141ftTotal length
  • 20,000Total average daily traffic
  • 400Total average daily truck traffic
  • 26,937Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

Drinking water stations with addresses in Clarkston and their reported violations in the past:

ADELE'S OASIS (Serves ND, Population served: 54, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
USFS PITTSBURG LANDING CAMPGROUND (Serves ID, Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In FEB-01-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (APR-18-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-25-2011), St Public Notif requested (APR-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-11-2011)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 124
  • Hazardous Condition: 62
  • Service Call: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Clarkston

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Clarkston, WA

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (47%)
  • Utility gas (41%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Clarkston, WA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Nike2
Albertsons1Pizza Hut1
Arby's1Quality1
Baskin-Robbins1Sprint Nextel1
Best Western1Starbucks2
ColorTyme1T-Mobile2
Costco1True Value1
FedEx2U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS2
McDonald's1Walmart1
Motel 61

Clarkston compared to Washington state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Clarkston on our top lists:

  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of divorced people (15+ years)(population 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the worst general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
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