- 96 is an even composite number.
- 96 is an untouchable number.
- 96 is in Coordination sequence for planar net 220.127.116.11.6 (also called the fsz net).
It is also the number of possible rook moves in 4×4 minichess.
In Greek-based number-naming systems, 96 is associated with prefix "hexaenneaconta-", and with prefix "sexnonaginti-" in Latin systems.