Horvatić families are Croats and they are mostly from Varazdin area. According to some sources they are from Hrvatskog zagorja, or Hungary. In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Zagreb and Varazdin. In Prepuštovec in Zlatar area every second inhabitant had the family name Horvatić.
About 2300 people with faimily name Horvatić live in Croatia today, in 940 households. There were 2700 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number decreased by 10 percent. They are located in almost all Croatian counties, in 62 cities and 249 other places, mostly in Zagreb (485), in Ljubescica (95) and Turcin (75) in Varazdin area, Karlovac (55), and in Sesvete (50).