Matulić families are Croats and they are mostly from the Island of Brac. In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born on the Island of Brac and in Split. In places Dol and Postira on the Island of Brac every fifth inhabitant had the family name Matulić.
About 750 people with faimily name Matulić live in Croatia today, in 330 households. There were 630 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number increased by 20 percent. They are located in the most of Croatian counties, in 32 cities and 38 other places, mostly in Postira on the Island of Brac (170), Split (135), Zadar (90), Zagreb (85), and in Dol on the Island of Brac (45).