Jurić families are Croats and they are mostly from middle Bosnia. According to some sources they are from Dalmatia (near Sibenik and Knin), or from Herzegovina (Grude). In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Split and in Banja Luka Region, Bosnia (Banja Luka area). In Repovica in North Herzegovina nearly every inhabitant had the family name Jurić.
About 10500 people with faimily name Jurić live in Croatia today, in 4200 households. There were 4200 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number more than doubled. They are located in all Croatian counties, in 115 cities and 719 other places, mostly in Zagreb (1755), Split (820), Vinkovci (285), Osijek (255), and in Rijeka (220).