In Croatia, Savnik families are Croats (from Oroslavje area ). In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born in Cazma area and in Oroslavje area.
About 30 people with faimily name Savnik live in Croatia today, in 14 households. There were 40 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number decreased by 20 percent. They are located in threee Croatian counties, two cities and 6 other places, mostly in Donja Bistra in Oroslavje area (10), Zagreb (<10), Banova Jaruga (<5), Moslavacka Slatina in Kutina area (<5), and in Sesvete (<5).