Alabama Mineral Answers

Questions Answers
How does Alabama rank in the nation for oil and gas production? Alabama currently ranks #12 in the nation based on barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) production.
How many wells were drilled in Alabama so far this year? Alabama has had 9,107 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in Texas? There have been 97 permits approved in Alabama.
What is the average boe produced by well in Alabama? 207 BBLs of oil equivalent (BOE) is the average amount produced by a single well in Alabama
How many active producers are there in Alabama? There are currently 54 active producers in the state of Alabama.
What is the average depth an oil or gas well is drilled in Alabama? 7,471 feet is the average depth of a well in Alabama.

Alabama Oil & Gas Activity Summary

Alabama statewide summary oil and gas data that goes back to 1944 and contains information on the 9,107 wells that have been drilled in the state since that time. Alabama is ranked #12 in the US based on BOE produced in 08-01-2019. You will also find information on the producers of wells as well as recent drilling permits, rigs and production data for producing wells which start in 04-01-1944 and go through 08-01-2019.

Category Last Year Value Current Year Value YoY Trend YoY % Change
Total Wells 9,095 9,107 Up 0.13%
Total Producing Wells 6,933 6,828 Down -1.51%
Percentage of Wells Producing 76% 75% Down -2%
Active Producers 57 54 Down -5%
Total Permits 67 97 Up 45%
Average Well Depth 8,665 7,471 Down -14%
Average BOE per Well 236 207 Down -12%

Alabama Map of Current Permits & Rigs

Annual Alabama Oil & Gas Production

Alabama Oil & Gas Wells Prepped for Production by Year

Alabama Top Producers by BOE Production for 08-01-2019

Producer Name Location Production Date BOE Produced Producing Wells Trailing 12 Month Permits
PGP Operating, LLC Kennesaw, GA 08-01-2019 220,326 BOE 1,295 N/A
Pruet Production Co. Jackson, MS 08-01-2019 218,531 BOE 133 14
Urban Oil & Gas Group, LLC Plano, TX 08-01-2019 210,116 BOE 2,048 N/A
Warrior Met Coal Gas, LLC Brookwood, AL 08-01-2019 121,883 BOE 1,317 N/A
Escambia Operating Co. LLC Houston, TX 08-01-2019 117,410 BOE 26 N/A
Sklar Exploration Company L.L.C. Shreveport, LA 08-01-2019 115,425 BOE 54 12
Black Warrior Methane Corp. Brookwood, AL 08-01-2019 103,286 BOE 669 26
Summit Alabama Operating Company, LLC Magnolia, TX 08-01-2019 54,455 BOE 286 N/A
Ventex Operating Corp. Addison, TX 08-01-2019 20,488 BOE 9 5
Fletcher Petroleum Corp. Fairhope, AL 08-01-2019 20,434 BOE 7 1
JP Oil Alabama, LLC Lafayette, LA 08-01-2019 18,805 BOE 205 N/A
Venture Oil & Gas Inc. Laurel, MS 08-01-2019 12,127 BOE 8 N/A
Jabsco Oil Operating, LLC Tuscaloosa, AL 08-01-2019 10,812 BOE 84 2
South Carlton Operating Company, LLC Natchez, MS 08-01-2019 7,401 BOE 59 N/A
Hughes Eastern Corporation Ridgeland, MS 08-01-2019 6,928 BOE 45 1
Elite Petroleum Group LLC Jenks, OK 08-01-2019 5,530 BOE 7 N/A
De Soto Oil Properties, LLC Pensacola Beach, FL 08-01-2019 4,154 BOE 2 N/A
O.G.P. Operating, Inc. Dallas, TX 08-01-2019 3,693 BOE 17 N/A
ARP Production Company, LLC Fort Worth, TX 08-01-2019 3,567 BOE 61 N/A
Crosbys Creek Oil & Gas, LLC Ridgeland, MS 08-01-2019 3,422 BOE 6 1

Alabama Oil & Gas Permits by Year

Alabama Counties By Production

County National Rank State Rank County Value Producers Production Date Oil Produced Monthly Gas Produced Monthly BOE Produced Daily
Baldwin County, AL #574 #18 $384,564,628 3 08-01-2019 3,414 BBL 197 MCF 115 BOE
Bibb County, AL #546 #16 $23,437,064 2 08-01-2019 0 BBL 29,804 MCF 166 BOE
Choctaw County, AL #445 #12 $3,034,313,114 10 08-01-2019 16,540 BBL 6,038 MCF 585 BOE
Clarke County, AL #483 #15 $1,632,402,951 2 08-01-2019 11,417 BBL 2,985 MCF 397 BOE
Conecuh County, AL #168 #4 $3,886,036,340 7 08-01-2019 197,874 BBL 696,778 MCF 10,467 BOE
Covington County, AL #620 #19 $257,965,502 3 08-01-2019 961 BBL 0 MCF 32 BOE
Escambia County, AL #219 #6 $14,001,242,528 14 08-01-2019 68,156 BBL 644,408 MCF 5,852 BOE
Fayette County, AL #473 #14 $1,072,823,554 10 08-01-2019 3,103 BBL 62,638 MCF 451 BOE
Jefferson County, AL #217 #5 $2,185,766,036 5 08-01-2019 0 BBL 1,058,072 MCF 5,878 BOE
Lamar County, AL #453 #13 $2,114,309,245 13 08-01-2019 3,372 BBL 76,925 MCF 540 BOE
Marion County, AL #640 #20 $79,763,964 2 08-01-2019 0 BBL 2,850 MCF 16 BOE
Mobile County, AL #296 #7 $19,168,529,777 2 08-01-2019 48,656 BBL 167,020 MCF 2,550 BOE
Monroe County, AL #393 #8 $2,268,542,326 9 08-01-2019 26,446 BBL 30,348 MCF 1,050 BOE
Pickens County, AL #407 #10 $432,739,537 6 08-01-2019 8,172 BBL 111,800 MCF 893 BOE
Shelby County, AL #434 #11 $172,396,457 3 08-01-2019 0 BBL 121,936 MCF 677 BOE
Tuscaloosa County, AL #138 #3 $11,341,096,881 7 08-01-2019 0 BBL 2,946,594 MCF 16,369 BOE
Walker County, AL #406 #9 $429,051,117 3 08-01-2019 0 BBL 165,093 MCF 917 BOE
Washington County, AL #555 #17 $2,134,280,050 2 08-01-2019 1,755 BBL 17,633 MCF 156 BOE