Jurković families are Croats and they are mostly from Otocac. In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Zagreb and Otocac. In Zvirići in Herzegovina every second inhabitant had the family name Jurković.
About 5000 people with faimily name Jurković live in Croatia today, in 2100 households. There were 3700 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number increased by 30 percent. They are located in all Croatian counties, in 99 cities and 470 other places, mostly in Zagreb (915), Metkovic (300), Rijeka (205), Osijek (140), and in Karlovac (125).