Compared to the other cities in Washington and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Clarkston, WA? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Clarkston, WA has been ranked safer than 6% of other cities in the state of Washington. In addition, Clarkston, WA is safer than 10% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Washington and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Clarkston, WA. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Clarkston, WA is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.