Jurešić families are Croats and they are mostly from middle Bosnia. According to some sources they are from the Island of Krk (Dobrinj). In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Middle Bosnia (Zenica area) and in Rijeka.
About 490 people with faimily name Jurešić live in Croatia today, in 200 households. There were 210 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number more than doubled. They are located in almost all Croatian counties, in 37 cities and 54 other places, mostly in Krk (45) and Vrh (45) on the Island of Krk, Rijeka (45), Kampor on the Island of Rab (45), and in Zagreb (40).