Clarkson city is located in the County of Grayson, Kentucky. It covers a total area of about 1.5 sq. kms., located about 729 ft above the sea level. W.T. Kelley Company, a well known beekeeping manufacturer, is located in the town. Important economic activities of the residents are airconditioning sales and services, auto dealers and maintenance facilities, boat sales and services, pubs and restaurants, barbers, beauty salons, banks and finance companies, retail stores, real estate, plumbing companies, tourism facilities, landscaping services, trucking companies and a host of other privately owned business facilities.