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Facts about Clarkston, MI
The City of the Village of Clarkston, or Clarkston, is a small city located in Oakland County, Michigan. It is completely surrounded by Independence Township. The city is approximately one half square mile in size. Its population in 2010 was 882, 19.2% who were 65 years of age or older.
In 1992, village residents voted to re-incorporate the village as a city in order to preserve its boundaries and local government. In Michigan, villages are subordinate to township and county government whereas cities are autonomous jurisdictions subject to neither, though they report to the state through the county or counties in which they are situated.