Alabama Mineral Answers

Questions Answers
How does Alabama rank in the nation for oil and gas production? Alabama currently ranks #13 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 9,105 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in Texas? There have been 104 permits approved in Alabama.
What is the average boe produced by well in Alabama? 214 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? 7,791 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 9,105 wells that have been drilled in the state since that time. Alabama is ranked #13 in the US based on BOE produced in 05-01-2019. 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 05-01-2019.

Category Last Year Value Current Year Value YoY Trend YoY % Change
Total Wells 9,093 9,105 Up 0.13%
Total Producing Wells 6,940 6,871 Down -0.99%
Percentage of Wells Producing 76% 75% Down -1%
Active Producers 56 54 Down -4%
Total Permits 67 104 Up 55%
Average Well Depth 8,335 7,791 Down -7%
Average BOE per Well 238 214 Down -10%

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 05-01-2019

Producer Name Location Production Date BOE Produced Producing Wells Trailing 12 Month Permits
Urban Oil & Gas Group, LLC Plano, TX 05-01-2019 221,964 BOE 2,052 N/A
PGP Operating, LLC Kennesaw, GA 05-01-2019 219,991 BOE 1,301 N/A
Pruet Production Co. Jackson, MS 05-01-2019 218,893 BOE 134 14
Warrior Met Coal Gas, LLC Brookwood, AL 05-01-2019 122,199 BOE 1,331 N/A
Sklar Exploration Company L.L.C. Shreveport, LA 05-01-2019 116,905 BOE 54 12
Black Warrior Methane Corp. Brookwood, AL 05-01-2019 108,588 BOE 667 25
Summit Alabama Operating Company, LLC Magnolia, TX 05-01-2019 53,055 BOE 286 N/A
Fletcher Petroleum Corp. Fairhope, AL 05-01-2019 22,519 BOE 7 2
Ventex Operating Corp. Addison, TX 05-01-2019 21,851 BOE 9 5
JP Oil Alabama, LLC Lafayette, LA 05-01-2019 19,994 BOE 211 N/A
De Soto Oil Properties, LLC Pensacola Beach, FL 05-01-2019 12,295 BOE 9 N/A
Venture Oil & Gas Inc. Laurel, MS 05-01-2019 12,163 BOE 8 N/A
Jabsco Oil Operating, LLC Tuscaloosa, AL 05-01-2019 9,996 BOE 84 2
Crosbys Creek Oil & Gas, LLC Ridgeland, MS 05-01-2019 8,832 BOE 6 N/A
South Carlton Operating Company, LLC Natchez, MS 05-01-2019 8,791 BOE 59 N/A
Hughes Eastern Corporation Ridgeland, MS 05-01-2019 7,889 BOE 46 1
ARP Production Company, LLC Fort Worth, TX 05-01-2019 4,010 BOE 61 N/A
O.G.P. Operating, Inc. Dallas, TX 05-01-2019 3,803 BOE 17 N/A
Calera Gas, LLC Montevallo, AL 05-01-2019 3,378 BOE 137 N/A
Durango Operating, LLC Ridgeland, MS 05-01-2019 2,861 BOE 20 N/A

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 #565 #18 $422,296,529 3 05-01-2019 3,597 BBL 241 MCF 121 BOE
Bibb County, AL #546 #17 $20,247,394 2 05-01-2019 0 BBL 30,431 MCF 169 BOE
Choctaw County, AL #459 #12 $3,213,411,514 10 05-01-2019 16,718 BBL 6,979 MCF 596 BOE
Clarke County, AL #475 #14 $1,645,490,024 2 05-01-2019 13,687 BBL 3,022 MCF 473 BOE
Conecuh County, AL #195 #4 $2,464,693,461 7 05-01-2019 193,040 BBL 703,104 MCF 10,341 BOE
Covington County, AL #642 #20 $226,420,575 3 05-01-2019 303 BBL 0 MCF 10 BOE
Escambia County, AL #232 #5 $12,823,555,637 13 05-01-2019 81,487 BBL 777,012 MCF 7,033 BOE
Fayette County, AL #481 #15 $959,566,600 10 05-01-2019 3,303 BBL 59,163 MCF 439 BOE
Jefferson County, AL #242 #6 $1,749,356,761 6 05-01-2019 0 BBL 1,085,483 MCF 6,030 BOE
Lamar County, AL #461 #13 $1,884,168,824 13 05-01-2019 3,272 BBL 85,042 MCF 582 BOE
Marion County, AL #629 #19 $62,719,483 2 05-01-2019 0 BBL 2,803 MCF 16 BOE
Mobile County, AL #328 #7 $18,729,755,704 2 05-01-2019 49,467 BBL 173,324 MCF 2,612 BOE
Monroe County, AL #416 #8 $1,973,114,023 9 05-01-2019 25,647 BBL 33,540 MCF 1,041 BOE
Pickens County, AL #419 #10 $382,041,474 6 05-01-2019 9,549 BBL 123,440 MCF 1,004 BOE
Shelby County, AL #451 #11 $137,693,560 3 05-01-2019 0 BBL 127,140 MCF 706 BOE
Tuscaloosa County, AL #164 #3 $8,624,705,813 7 05-01-2019 1 BBL 2,995,800 MCF 16,643 BOE
Walker County, AL #418 #9 $328,439,843 3 05-01-2019 0 BBL 181,191 MCF 1,007 BOE
Washington County, AL #519 #16 $1,985,018,843 2 05-01-2019 3,904 BBL 19,728 MCF 240 BOE