Perišić families are mainly Croats and they are mostly from Solin area , rarely Serbs. In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Split and in Solin area.
About 1400 people with faimily name Perišić live in Croatia today, in 540 households. There were 920 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number increased by 50 percent. They are located in almost all Croatian counties, in 55 cities and 99 other places, mostly in Split (240), Dugopolje in Solin area (215), Zagreb (195), Podstrana in Solin area (125), and in Blato na Cetini (45).