Matošević families are Croats and they are mostly from Porec area. In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Middle Bosnia (Travnik area) and in Pula. In Šagovina Cernička in Nova Gradiska area every second inhabitant had the family name Matošević.
About 2200 people with faimily name Matošević live in Croatia today, in 850 households. There were 990 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number doubled. They are located in all Croatian counties, in 63 cities and 192 other places, mostly in Zagreb (360), Davor in Nova Gradiska area (135), Rovinj (130), Pula (115), and in Osijek (65).