Arkansas Oil & Gas Activity

Arkansas statewide summary oil and gas data that goes back to 1921 and contains information on the 47,051 wells that have been drilled in the state since that time. Arkansas is ranked #13 in the US based on Barrels of Oil Equivalent (BOE) produced in Mar 2020. 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 Jan 1921 and go through Mar 2020.

Arkansas State Summary Stats

Arkansas Oil & Gas State Income: $116,428,885,334
National Energy Production Rank: #13

Arkansas Map of Current Permits and Wells

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Arkansas Frequently Asked Questions

Questions Answers
How does Arkansas rank in the nation for oil and gas production? Arkansas currently ranks #13 in the nation based on barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) production.
How many wells were drilled in Arkansas so far this year? Arkansas has had 47,051 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in Arkansas? There have been 0 permits approved in Arkansas.
What is the average boe produced by well in Arkansas? 743 BBLs of oil equivalent (BOE) is the average amount produced by a single well in Arkansas
How many active producers are there in Arkansas? There are currently 179 active producers in the state of Arkansas.
What is the average depth an oil or gas well is drilled in Arkansas? 0 feet is the average depth of a well in Arkansas.

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Arkansas Oil & Gas Activity Stats

Category Last Year Value Current Year Value YoY Trend YoY % Change
Total Wells 20,721 47,051 Up 127.07%
Total Producing Wells 10,160 9,744 Down -4.09%
Percentage of Wells Producing 49% 21% Down -58%
Active Producers 199 179 Down -10%
Total Permits 0 0 Flat 0%
Average Well Depth 0 0 Flat 0%
Average BOE per Well 802 743 Down -7%

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Other States By Production Rank

Rank State Most Recent Month Oil Produced Gas Produced
# 1 Texas Jul 2020 116.7M BBL 474.8M MCF
# 2 Pennsylvania Dec 2019 100.8K BBL 615.5M MCF
# 4 New Mexico Aug 2020 30.1M BBL 160.7M MCF
# 5 North Dakota Aug 2020 36.1M BBL 83.8M MCF
# 6 Colorado Jul 2020 14.3M BBL 189.2M MCF
# 7 Oklahoma Apr 2020 11.2M BBL 187.2M MCF
# 8 Louisiana Jul 2020 2.2M BBL 200.4M MCF
# 9 West Virginia Dec 2018 1.2M BBL 166.1M MCF
# 10 California Jan 2020 13M BBL 43.6M MCF
# 11 Wyoming Jul 2020 6.1M BBL 62.3M MCF
# 12 Ohio Dec 2018 865.1K BBL 81.3M MCF
# 13 Arkansas Mar 2020 288.6K BBL 41.7M MCF
# 14 Utah May 2020 2.5M BBL 21.7M MCF
# 15 Kansas Jun 2020 0 BBL 0 MCF
# 15 Mississippi Jul 2020 1.2M BBL 13.9M MCF
# 16 Montana Jul 2020 1.6M BBL 8.9M MCF
# 17 Alabama Jun 2020 360.7K BBL 7M MCF
# 18 Michigan Mar 2020 291.3K BBL 5.8M MCF

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Annual Arkansas Oil & Gas Production

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Arkansas Oil & Gas Wells Completed by Year

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Arkansas Oil & Gas Permits by Year

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Browse All Producing Arkansas Companies

Top Oil & Gas Producers by BOE in Arkansas

Producer Name Location Production Date Monthly BOE Produced Producing Wells Trailing 12 Month Permits
Flywheel Energy Production, LLC Oklahoma City, OK Mar 2020 4.4M BBL 3,617 N/A
Merit Energy Company, LLC Dallas, TX Mar 2020 1M BBL 1,722 N/A
XTO Energy, Inc. Spring, TX Mar 2020 785.9K BBL 818 N/A
Stephens Production Company Fort Smith, AR Mar 2020 157.6K BBL 562 N/A
Lime Rock Resources III-A, L.P. Houston, TX Mar 2020 121.4K BBL 473 N/A
Mission Creek OPCO, LLC Magnolia, AR Mar 2020 104.4K BBL 191 N/A
Camterra Resources, Inc Marshall, TX Mar 2020 85.4K BBL 482 N/A
Hanna Oil and Gas Company Fort Smith, AR Mar 2020 56.9K BBL 244 N/A
Oxley Energy, LLC Houston, TX Mar 2020 33.1K BBL 147 N/A
Quanico Oil & Gas, Inc El Dorado, AR Mar 2020 31.2K BBL 39 N/A
Betsy Production Company, Inc Magnolia, AR Mar 2020 29K BBL 64 N/A
Foundation Energy Management, LLC Addison, TX Mar 2020 25.2K BBL 129 N/A
Riverfront Exploration, LLC Fort Smith, AR Mar 2020 24.1K BBL 112 N/A
White Rock Oil & Gas, LLC Plano, TX Mar 2020 22.1K BBL 27 N/A
Ross Explorations, Inc Fort Smith, AR Mar 2020 20.4K BBL 78 N/A
Petro-Chem Operating Company, Inc. Shreveport, LA Mar 2020 17.4K BBL 8 N/A
Weiser-Brown Operating Company Magnolia, AR Mar 2020 16.1K BBL 44 N/A
Hogback Exploration, Inc. Fort Smith, AR Mar 2020 15.3K BBL 62 N/A
ArklaTx Operating Company, Inc Smackover, AR Mar 2020 14.4K BBL 24 N/A
Enerco Operating Corporation Dallas, TX Mar 2020 13.6K BBL 36 N/A
Breitburn Operating, LP Houston, TX Mar 2020 9.3K BBL 47 N/A
Urban Oil & Gas Group, LLC Plano, TX Mar 2020 8.6K BBL 35 N/A
McGowan Working Partners, Inc. Jackson, MS Mar 2020 8.6K BBL 4 N/A
Brammer Engineering, Inc Shreveport, LA Mar 2020 7K BBL 1 N/A
Reliance Energy, Inc. dba Reliance Gas Company Midland, TX Mar 2020 6K BBL 21 N/A

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Arkansas Top Lease Properties by BOE

Lease Property State County Cumulative BOE Producer Name(s)
Magnolia Smackover Unit Arkansas Columbia County 95.4M BBL White Rock Oil & Gas, LLC
Walker Creek Smackover Unit Arkansas Lafayette County 55M BBL Breitburn Operating, LP
Midway Smackover Unit Arkansas Lafayette County 51M BBL C12: Arkansas Oil, LLC
Wesson Hogg Sand Unit Arkansas Ouachita County 31.2M BBL Whiting Oil and Gas Corporation
Mckamie Patton Smackover Unit Arkansas Lafayette County 25.3M BBL Mission Creek OPCO, LLC
Shuler Hill Unit Arkansas Union County 25.1M BBL McGowan Working Partners, Inc.
Chalybeat Springs Smackover Unit Arkansas Columbia County 20.6M BBL Dews Production LLC
Grayson Smackover Unit Arkansas Columbia County 20.1M BBL Petro-Chem Operating Company, Inc.
Smackover (985) Unit Arkansas Ouachita County 13.5M BBL ArklaTx Operating Company, Inc
Dorcheat Macedonia Cotton Valley Unit Arkansas Columbia County 7.2M BBL Bonanza Creek Energy Resources, LLC,McAlester Fuel Co,Mission Creek OPCO, LLC,TGX Corporation
Water Supply Slu Arkansas Lafayette County 6M BBL Brammer Engineering, Inc
Ezzell Arkansas Union County 5.3M BBL Ascot Oil Inc,D & S of Stephens, Inc,Grayson Well Service,Jamie Oil, Inc,Kelly Oil Company,McCombs, Hardy et al,Quanico Oil & Gas, Inc,Saulsbury, John G,Smackover Drilling Company Inc,SMI Operating Company, LLC
Kelly Bayou Jeter Unit Arkansas Miller County 5.2M BBL Morris, C L Inc,Ploutos, LLC,Stroud Production, LLC,Sun Oil Co,Sun Oil & Refining Co,Sunray DX Oil Company
Lick Creek Meakin Unit Arkansas Bradley County 4.7M BBL Secondary Oil Corp
Days Creek Smackover Unit Arkansas Miller County 4.5M BBL Carter Resources Inc,Days Creek Operating Company Inc
Stephens Hogg Unit Arkansas Ouachita County 4.5M BBL Cypress Creek Production Company
Green Bay Packaging 09-15 Arkansas Conway County 4.3M BBL Flywheel Energy Production, LLC
Wesson Smackover Unit Arkansas Ouachita County 4.1M BBL Weiser-Brown Operating Company
Strange Arkansas Lafayette County 3.8M BBL Drenco Oil & Gas, Inc,Equinox Oil Company Inc,Red Oak Operating, LLC
Rowlett, E C Lp 10-13 Arkansas Van Buren County 3.7M BBL Flywheel Energy Production, LLC
Sturgis Arkansas Miller County 3.6M BBL Curry, Bob,Davis, C G,Dews, Dossie,Enerco Operating Corporation,Phillips Oil Co,Phillips Petroleum Company,RAM Energy LLC
Green Bay Packaging 10-08 Arkansas Cleburne County 3.6M BBL Flywheel Energy Production, LLC
Tatum B Arkansas Union County 3.5M BBL Big Heart Oil Company, LLC,McGowan Working Partners, Inc.
Fort Chaffee Arkansas Sebastian County 3.4M BBL Lime Rock Resources III-A, L.P.,Lyons & Lyons, Inc,Riverfront Exploration, LLC,Spring Resources INC,Stephens Production Company
Deltic Timber 09-16 Arkansas Conway County 3.4M BBL Flywheel Energy Production, LLC

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Arkansas Counties By Production

County National Rank State Rank Production Value Producers Production Date Oil Produced Monthly Gas Produced Monthly BOE Produced Daily
Ashley County, AR #775 #22 $23,905,246 1 Mar 2020 828 BBL 0 MCF 27.6 BOE
Bradley County, AR #786 #24 $517,112,286 2 Mar 2020 576 BBL 0 MCF 19.2 BOE
Calhoun County, AR #782 #23 $251,204,869 4 Mar 2020 668 BBL 0 MCF 22.27 BOE
Cleburne County, AR #115 #2 $3,683,485,317 3 Mar 2020 0 BBL 8.1M MCF 45.1K BOE
Columbia County, AR #307 #9 $13,823,096,266 41 Mar 2020 108.8K BBL 390.2K MCF 5.7K BOE
Conway County, AR #122 #4 $5,901,759,879 3 Mar 2020 0 BBL 7.5M MCF 42.1K BOE
Crawford County, AR #537 #18 $3,270,233,494 8 Mar 2020 0 BBL 158K MCF 878.07 BOE
Faulkner County, AR #206 #5 $1,913,991,104 3 Mar 2020 0 BBL 2.6M MCF 14.6K BOE
Franklin County, AR #302 #8 $10,660,516,640 21 Mar 2020 0 BBL 1M MCF 5.9K BOE
Hempstead County, AR #793 #25 $19,201,830 1 Mar 2020 384 BBL 0 MCF 12.8 BOE
Independence County, AR #515 #16 $161,990,657 3 Mar 2020 0 BBL 186.5K MCF 1K BOE
Jackson County, AR #602 #21 $56,439,831 2 Mar 2020 0 BBL 79.1K MCF 439.73 BOE
Johnson County, AR #466 #11 $3,891,319,203 18 Mar 2020 0 BBL 270.8K MCF 1.5K BOE
Lafayette County, AR #485 #13 $10,111,008,439 30 Mar 2020 30K BBL 49.3K MCF 1.2K BOE
Logan County, AR #259 #6 $4,670,569,977 17 Mar 2020 0 BBL 1.5M MCF 8.3K BOE
Miller County, AR #533 #17 $3,305,405,454 23 Mar 2020 28.7K BBL 272 MCF 959.93 BOE
Nevada County, AR #580 #20 $1,281,324,910 13 Mar 2020 15.4K BBL 1.9K MCF 525.33 BOE
Ouachita County, AR #513 #15 $4,487,310,371 26 Mar 2020 31.6K BBL 311 MCF 1K BOE
Pope County, AR #473 #12 $2,466,069,783 18 Mar 2020 0 BBL 250.9K MCF 1.3K BOE
Scott County, AR #545 #19 $540,145,378 7 Mar 2020 0 BBL 144.9K MCF 805.27 BOE
Sebastian County, AR #264 #7 $7,903,758,695 23 Mar 2020 0 BBL 1.4M MCF 8K BOE
Union County, AR #405 #10 $6,776,609,207 52 Mar 2020 71.5K BBL 19.4K MCF 2.4K BOE
Van Buren County, AR #100 #1 $7,720,120,510 6 Mar 2020 0 BBL 9.5M MCF 53.2K BOE
White County, AR #117 #3 $5,898,325,291 5 Mar 2020 0 BBL 7.9M MCF 44.3K BOE
Yell County, AR #490 #14 $713,440,047 3 Mar 2020 0 BBL 224.7K MCF 1.2K BOE

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