Barac families are Croats and they are mostly from Novi Vinodolski area. In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Rijeka and Zagreb.
About 370 people with faimily name Barac live in Croatia today, in 170 households. There were 450 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number decreased by 20 percent. They are located in the most of Croatian counties, in 22 cities and 24 other places, mostly in Zagreb (60), Rijeka (55), Crikvenica (45), Grizane-Belgrad in Novi Vinodolski area (40), and in Karlovac (30).