The surname Boban is among five hundred most common family names in Croatia. Today in Croatia, there are more than a thousand people called Boban. Many of them are living in the following places: Split - 26%, Zagreb - 14%, Solin - 12%, Klis - 7%, Prugovo (Klis) - 2%. Taking into account the population density, most people who have the surname Boban are living in: Klis - 1. most common family name in the place, Solin - 1. most common family name in the place, Bačevac (Gradina) - 2. most common family name in the place.
Ljubo Boban, povjesničar (1933), Božidar Boban, dramski glumac (1938), Mate Boban, političar (1940), Ivica Boban, redateljica i koreografkinja (1942), Josip Boban, gospodarstvenik (1946), Dragutin Boban (1950), Andrija Boban, gospodarstvenik (1959), Stjepko Boban, gospodarstvenik (1962), Jadranka Boban Pejić, gospodarstvenica (1963), Mladen Boban, znanstvenik (1964), Zvonimir Boban, nogometaš (1968).