Gović families are Croats and they are mostly from Sibenik. In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Sibenik and Rijeka.
About 360 people with faimily name Gović live in Croatia today, in 160 households. There were 370 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number remains constant. They are located in 8 Croatian counties, in 12 cities and 11 other places, mostly in Sibenik (130), Brodarica (85), Rijeka (30), Jadrtovac (30), and in Zaboric (20).