Šafarić families are Croats and they are mostly from Cakovec area. In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Cakovec and in Cakovec area.
About 500 people with faimily name Šafarić live in Croatia today, in 200 households. There were 410 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number increased by 20 percent. They are located in the most of Croatian counties, in 18 cities and 56 other places, mostly in Zagreb (40), in Nedelisce (35), Lopatinec (30) and Brezje (30) in Cakovec area, and in Cakovec (20).