• 278 can be written using four 4's:
278 is nontrivially palindromic in base 7.
278 is digitally balanced in base 3, because in such base it contains all the possibile digits an equal number of times.
278 is an esthetic number in base 7, because in such base its adjacent digits differ by 1.
It is a semiprime because it is the product of two primes.
It is an alternating number because its digits alternate between even and odd.
278 is an undulating number in base 7.
It is a Curzon number.
It is a plaindrome in base 9, base 10, base 11, base 14, base 15 and base 16.
It is a congruent number.
2278 is an apocalyptic number.
278 is a wasteful number, since it uses less digits than its factorization.
278 is an evil number, because the sum of its binary digits is even.
The sum of its prime factors is 141.
The square root of 278 is about 16.6733320005. The cubic root of 278 is about 6.5265188793.
The spelling of 278 in words is "two hundred seventy-eight", and thus it is an aban number.