Prebeg families are Croats and they are mostly from Ogulin area. In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Zagreb and Kutina.
About 530 people with faimily name Prebeg live in Croatia today, in 240 households. There were 550 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number remains constant. They are located in the most of Croatian counties, in 34 cities and 58 other places, mostly in Zagreb (150), Ostarije in Ogulin area (35), Kutina (30), Osijek (20), and in Slatina (15).