Sabo families are often Croats and they are mostly from Djakovo area , less frequently Hungarians (from Beli Manastir area ) and Slovaks. In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Osijek and Pakrac.
About 1300 people with faimily name Sabo live in Croatia today, in 590 households. There were 1600 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number decreased by 20 percent. They are located in almost all Croatian counties, in 66 cities and 167 other places, mostly in Osijek (130), Zagreb (85), Cepin in Osijek area (50), Vukovar (35), and in Virovitica (35).