Below are some important facts about Clarkston that you can use to pass our Clarkston City of the Week Quiz!
The first settler to Clarkston was Linus Jacox in 1832.
In 1840 the Clark brothers- Jeremiah, Nelson and Milton- plated and named the town after themselves!
The first additions the Clarks made to Clarkston was planting apple orchards, building a fish hatchery, a general store and a post office.
Clarkston is just one half mile square, the smallest city in Michigan. It is mostly upscale residential with awesome vintage houses.
Clarkston’s annual “Taste of Clarkston” takes place in downtown Sunday September 25th and features over 50 restaurants, exhibitions and vendors!
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