—  city  —
Location of Mathabhanga
in West Bengal and India
Coordinates 26°20′N 89°13′E / 26.33°N 89.22°E / 26.33; 89.22Coordinates: 26°20′N 89°13′E / 26.33°N 89.22°E / 26.33; 89.22
Country India
State West Bengal
District(s) Koch Bihar
Parliamentary constituency Cooch Behar (SC)
Assembly constituency Mathabhanga (SC), Sitalkuchi (SC)
Population 21,110 (2001)
Time zone IST (UTC+05:30)


50 metres (160 ft)


Mathabhanga (Bengali: মাথাভাঙ্গা) is a city and a municipality in Koch Bihar district in the Indian state of West Bengal.


Mathabhanga is located at 26°20′N 89°13′E / 26.33°N 89.22°E / 26.33; 89.22.[1] It has an average elevation of 50 m (160 ft).


As of 2001 India census,[2] Mathabhanga had a population of 21,110. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Mathabhanga has an average literacy rate of 76%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 81%, and female literacy is 71%. In Mathabhanga, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.


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