Božović families are mainly Croats and they are mostly from Dubrovnik , often Montenegrins (from Savnik, Montenegro ) and Serbs. In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Zagreb and Dubrovnik.
About 170 people with faimily name Božović live in Croatia today, in 100 households. There were 160 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number increased by 10 percent. They are located in the most of Croatian counties, in 20 cities and 26 other places, mostly in Zagreb (50), Rijeka (10), Varazdin (10), Dubrovnik (<10), and in Pula (<10).