Alfirević families are usually Croats and they are mostly from Split , rarely Serbs. In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Split and Zagreb. In Ostrvica in Omis every tenth inhabitant had the family name Alfirević.
About 260 people with faimily name Alfirević live in Croatia today, in 120 households. There were 290 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number decreased by 10 percent. They are located in 9 Croatian counties, in 16 cities and 12 other places, mostly in Split (75), Kastel Sucurac (55), Ostrvica (35), Zagreb (35), and in Sibenik (10).