Benčina families are usually Croats and they are mostly from Lepoglava , rarely Slovenes (from Osijek ). In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Osijek and Lepoglava.
About 120 people with faimily name Benčina live in Croatia today, in 60 households. There were 140 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number decreased by 10 percent. They are located in 9 Croatian counties, in 13 cities and 7 other places, mostly in Zagreb (20), Osijek (20), Lepoglava (15), Suhopolje in Virovitica area (10), and in Slavonski Brod (<10).