California Oil & Gas Activity

California statewide summary oil and gas data that goes back to 1977 and contains information on the 249,313 wells that have been drilled in the state since that time. California is ranked #10 in the US based on Barrels of Oil Equivalent (BOE) produced in Dec 2021. 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 1977 and go through Dec 2017.

California State Summary Stats

California Oil & Gas State Income: $609,114,550,423
National Energy Production Rank: #10

California Map of Current Permits and Wells

Approved Permit
Oil Well
Gas Well
Other

Tier 1 Acreage
Tier 2 Acreage
Tier 3 Acreage
Fringe Acreage

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California Frequently Asked Questions

Questions Answers
How does California rank in the nation for oil and gas production? California currently ranks #10 in the nation based on barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) production.
How many wells were drilled in California so far this year? California has had 249,313 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in California? There have been 17,918 permits approved in California.
What is the average boe produced by well in California? 0 BBLs of oil equivalent (BOE) is the average amount produced by a single well in California
How many active producers are there in California? There are currently 0 active producers in the state of California.
What is the average depth an oil or gas well is drilled in California? 4,100 feet is the average depth of a well in California.

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California Oil & Gas Activity Stats

Category Last Year Value Current Year Value YoY Trend YoY % Change
Total Wells 249,287 249,313 Up 0.01%
Total Producing Wells 0 0 Flat %
Percentage of Wells Producing 0% 0% Flat 0%
Active Producers 0 0 Flat 0%
Total Permits 9,936 17,918 Up 80%
Average Well Depth 4,100 4,100 Flat 0%
Average BOE per Well 0 0 Flat 0%

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Other States By Production Rank

Rank State Most Recent Month Oil Produced Gas Produced
# 1 Texas Jun 2022 110.4M BBL 480.9M MCF
# 2 Pennsylvania Dec 2021 77.7K BBL 679.1M MCF
# 3 New Mexico Jul 2022 46.7M BBL 217.3M MCF
# 4 Louisiana Jun 2022 3.1M BBL 316M MCF
# 5 North Dakota Jul 2022 35.4M BBL 85.9M MCF
# 6 Oklahoma Mar 2022 12.4M BBL 221M MCF
# 7 Colorado Jun 2022 12.8M BBL 172M MCF
# 8 West Virginia Dec 2018 1.2M BBL 166.1M MCF
# 9 Ohio Dec 2018 998.5K BBL 88.2M MCF
# 10 California Dec 2021 0 BBL 0 MCF
# 10 Wyoming Jun 2022 5.9M BBL 56.3M MCF
# 11 Utah Apr 2022 3.4M BBL 21.2M MCF
# 12 Arkansas Jul 2021 265.6K BBL 38.8M MCF
# 13 Mississippi Jun 2022 1.2M BBL 18M MCF
# 14 Montana Mar 2022 1.5M BBL 9.3M MCF
# 15 Kansas May 2022 0 BBL 9.6M MCF
# 16 Alabama Feb 2022 372.5K BBL 5.4M MCF
# 17 Michigan Jan 2022 0 BBL 0 MCF

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Annual California Oil & Gas Production

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California Oil & Gas Wells Completed by Year

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California Oil & Gas Permits by Year

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Browse All Producing California Companies

Top Oil & Gas Producers by BOE in California

Producer Name Location Production Date Monthly BOE Produced Producing Wells Trailing 12 Month Permits

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Browse All Producing California Properties

California Top Lease Properties by BOE

Lease Property State County Cumulative BOE Producer Name(s)
San Joaquin California Kern County 116.1M BBL Chevron U.S.A. Inc.,Texaco Producing Inc.
Orradre California Monterey County 115.6M BBL Aera Energy LLC,Chevron U.S.A. Inc.,Mobil Oil Corporation,NY Oil, Inc.
Taylor California Ventura County 102.1M BBL Aera Energy LLC,California Resources Production Corporation
Rosenberg (nct-1) California Monterey County 87.5M BBL Chevron U.S.A. Inc.
Maxwell California Kern County 81M BBL Aera Energy LLC,ARCO Oil & Gas Company,ARCO Western Energy,Oryx Energy Company,Tenneco Oil Company
Yowlumne Unit B California Kern County 80.8M BBL California Resources Production Corporation,Vintage Production California LLC
Belridge Iii California Kern County 68.8M BBL Aera Energy LLC,Mobil Oil Corporation
Grubb California Ventura County 58.7M BBL California Resources Production Corporation,Vintage Production California LLC
Kern California Kern County 55.1M BBL ARCO Oil & Gas Company,California Resources Production Corporation,Chevron U.S.A. Inc.,Texaco Producing Inc.,Vintage Production California LLC
Lloyd California Ventura County 51.4M BBL Aera Energy LLC,Royal American Petro. Corp.
Marina California Kern County 47.6M BBL Aera Energy LLC,Mobil Oil Corporation
Mcphee California Kern County 46.4M BBL Chevron U.S.A. Inc.
Sebu T California Kern County 46M BBL Aera Energy LLC,Mobil Oil Corporation
State Prc 392 California Orange Offshore 44.9M BBL Aera Energy LLC,California Resources Production Corporation,Oxy USA Inc.,SWEPI, LP
Wtu California Los Angeles County 44.8M BBL ExxonMobil Corporation,Magness Petroleum Company,Warren E&P, Inc.
Wier California Kern County 43.4M BBL Aera Energy LLC,CalResources LLC,SWEPI, LP
Hill California Kern County 43.4M BBL Berry Petroleum Company, LLC,Celeron Oil & Gas Co.,Chevron U.S.A. Inc.,ExxonMobil Corporation,Linn Operating, Inc.,Linn Operating, LLC,Petro Resources Inc.
Belridge I California Kern County 42.6M BBL Aera Energy LLC,Mobil Oil Corporation
Belridge I California Kern County 42.5M BBL Aera Energy LLC,Mobil Oil Corporation
Green & Whittier A California Kern County 42.3M BBL Chevron U.S.A. Inc.,Texaco Producing Inc.
Moco 35 California Kern County 42.3M BBL Aera Energy LLC,Mobil Oil Corporation
Ames 3242 California Santa Barbara Offshore 42M BBL Venoco, Inc.
Wezu California Los Angeles County 41.7M BBL Southern California Gas Company
Marina California Kern County 41.4M BBL Aera Energy LLC,Mobil Oil Corporation
Bremer California Kern County 41M BBL Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas LLC,Sentinel Peak Resources California LLC,Union Oil Company of California

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California Counties By Production

County National Rank State Rank Production Value Producers Production Date Oil Produced Monthly Gas Produced Monthly BOE Produced Daily

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