|• Body||Dinhata Municipality|
|Elevation||36 m (118 ft)|
|• Additional official||English|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Cooch Behar (SC)|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Dinhata, Sitai (SC)|
Dinhata is located at  It has an average elevation of 36 metres (118 feet)..
As of 2011[update] India census, Dinhata had a population of 36,124. Males constitute 50.78% of the population and females 49.22%. Dinhata has an average literacy rate of 91.61%, higher than state average of 76.26%: male literacy is 94.53% and, female literacy is 88.62%. In Dinhata, 7.88% of the population is under 6 years of age.
The total number of wards in the municipality are 16.
A regional station of the Central Tobacco Research Institute, India is located in this town.