Knego families are Croats and they are mostly from Dubrovnik. In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Dubrovnik and Split.
About 150 people with faimily name Knego live in Croatia today, in 70 households. There were 170 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number decreased by 10 percent. They are located in four Croatian counties, four cities and 12 other places, mostly in Dubrovnik (75), Sumet (25), Zagreb (20), Mlini in Dubrovnik area (15), and in Rijeka (<10).