Evansville, Indiana was founded in 1812. It is known for its rich history, being one of the first cities founded in the state. Evansville is the third-largest city in Indiana with a population of just over 117,000 people. Located in Southwest Indiana along the beautiful Ohio River, Evansville is one of the biggest cities in the Tri-State Area. With two local universities, the city is a hotbed for musical artists to refine their skills. Evansville also has a thriving music scene, with many local bands and their loyal fans.