It is an alternating number because its digits alternate between odd and even.
It is a plaindrome in base 14 and base 15.
It is a congruent number.
It is an inconsummate number, since it does not exist a number n which divided by its sum of digits gives 1496.
It is an amenable number.
It is a practical number, because each smaller number is the sum of distinct divisors of 1496, and also a Zumkeller number, because its divisors can be partitioned in two sets with the same sum (1620).
It is a pseudoperfect number, because it is the sum of a subset of its proper divisors.
1496 is a wasteful number, since it uses less digits than its factorization.
1496 is an evil number, because the sum of its binary digits is even.
The square root of 1496 is about 38.6781592116. The cubic root of 1496 is about 11.4369581297.
Subtracting 1496 from its reverse (6941), we obtain a palindrome (5445).
The spelling of 1496 in words is "one thousand, four hundred ninety-six".