Račić families are usually Croats and they are mostly from the Island of Hvar , barely Serbs and Bosniaks (from Cazinska Krajina Region, Bosnia). In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Zagreb and Dubrovnik. In Vrbanj on the Island of Hvar every ninth inhabitant had the family name Račić.
About 690 people with faimily name Račić live in Croatia today, in 330 households. There were 690 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number remains constant. They are located in almost all Croatian counties, in 47 cities and 60 other places, mostly in Zagreb (220), Split (45), Rijeka (35), Vrbanj on the Island of Hvar (35), and in Slavonski Brod (20).