Morton County, KS Oil & Gas Activity

Morton County, KS ranks #6 in the state for BOE produced in the most recent month (Oct 2023). The information below is the summary of oil and gas data that goes back to 1980 and contains information on the 2,986 wells that have been drilled from Jan 1980 to Oct 2023.

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Morton County, KS
County Income: $6,231,402,770
National Energy Production Rank: #335

Morton County, KS Map of Current Permits and Wells

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Morton County, KS Frequently Asked Questions

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How does Morton County, KS rank in the nation for oil and gas production? Morton County, KS currently ranks #335 in the nation based on barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) production.
How many wells were drilled in Morton County, KS so far this year? Morton County, KS has had 2,986 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in Texas? There have been 13 permits approved in Morton County, KS.
What is the average boe produced by well in Morton County, KS? 109 BBLs of oil equivalent (BOE) is the average amount produced by a single well in Morton County, KS
How many active producers are there in Morton County, KS? There are currently 30 active producers in the county of Morton County, KS.
What is the average depth an oil or gas well is drilled in Morton County, KS? 4,082 feet is the average depth of a well in Morton County, KS.

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Morton County, KS Oil & Gas Activity Stats

Category Last Year Value Current Year Value YoY Trend YoY % Change
Total Wells 2,875 2,986 Up 3.86%
Total Producing Wells 893 874 Down -2.13%
Percentage of Wells Producing 31% 29% Down 6%
Active Producers 34 30 Down -12%
Total Permits 5 13 Up 160%
Average Well Depth 4,057 4,082 Up 1%
Average BOE per Well 0 0 Flat 0%

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Morton County, KS Oil & Gas Production by Year

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Morton County, KS Oil & Gas Wells Completed by Year

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Morton County, KS Oil & Gas Permits by Year

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Top Producers by BOE Production in Morton County, KS

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Producer Name Location Production Date Oil Produced Gas Produced BOE Produced
BEREXCO LLC Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 7.7K MCF 406 BOE
BP America Production Company Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 2K MCF 105 BOE
Chaco Energy Company Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 87 MCF 5 BOE
Edison Operating Company LLC Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 8K MCF 425 BOE
ELM III Operating Company LLC Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 1.4K MCF 77 BOE
EnergyPro, Inc. Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 2.8K MCF 150 BOE
Enterra Resources, LLC Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 9.6K MCF 507 BOE
Extreme Energy Co Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 5K MCF 267 BOE
FNA Oil Company, LLC Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 973 MCF 51 BOE
Kansas Natural Gas Operating, LC Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 2.8K MCF 150 BOE
Landmark Resources, Inc. Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 2.6K MCF 139 BOE
Merit Energy Company, LLC Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 455.6K MCF 23.9K BOE
Nadel and Gussman LLC Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 1.9K MCF 100 BOE
Nash Oil & Gas, Inc. Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 1.3K MCF 73 BOE
Oil Producers, Inc. of Kansas Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 1.1K MCF 60 BOE
OXY USA Inc. Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 2.3K MCF 122 BOE
Palmer Oil, Inc. Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 3.9K MCF 209 BOE
Pantera Energy Company Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 2K MCF 106 BOE
Pioneer Oil Company, Inc. Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 830 MCF 44 BOE
Riviera Operating, LLC Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 642 MCF 34 BOE
Samuel Gary Jr. & Associates, Inc. Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 4.7K MCF 248 BOE
Scout Energy Management LLC Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 147.8K MCF 7.7K BOE
Spess Oil Company, a General Partnership Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 385 MCF 20 BOE
Williford Energy Company Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 1K MCF 57 BOE
XTO Energy Inc. Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 BBL 2.7K MCF 144 BOE

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Morton County, KS Top Wells by BOE Production for Oct 2023

Well Name API # Well Location Reported Production Date BOE Produced
NEWLIN 1-31 15-129-21745 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 195 BOE
Parslow 1-11 15-129-00433 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 194 BOE
Friend 1-14 15-129-10474 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 173 BOE
GEAR 'A' 1 15-129-10258 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 168 BOE
Haar 'A' 3-H 15-129-21849 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 166 BOE
USA 'Y' 1-G 15-129-21088 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 147 BOE
Austin 'A' 6 15-129-21801 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 136 BOE
RILEY C 1-26 15-129-00027 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 133 BOE
Krey 'C' 1 15-129-21197 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 125 BOE
WINTER 'B' 1 15-129-10346 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 124 BOE
Interstate 1-21 15-129-10519 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 122 BOE
Kansas Regents 2-15 15-129-20265 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 120 BOE
Austin 'A' 1 15-129-00115 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 117 BOE
Wilson 'E' 1 15-129-20815 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 116 BOE
First State Bank of Larned 6 ATU-355 15-129-21959 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 112 BOE
FEDERAL 1-10 15-129-10358 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 112 BOE
Nusser 1-31 15-129-00422 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 112 BOE
Q. MILLER 1 15-129-10293 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 107 BOE
Smith 'O' 1 15-129-00114 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 106 BOE
SNARE 1 15-129-00348 Morton County, Kansas Oct 2023 99 BOE
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Kansas Top Lease Properties by BOE

Lease Property State County Cumulative BOE Producer Name(s)
WILBURTON MORROW SAND UNIT Kansas Morton County 3.4M BBL Merit Energy Company, LLC
INTERSTATE UNIT Kansas Morton County 2.7M BBL Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
BERRYMAN RICHFIELD UNIT Kansas Morton County 1.9M BBL Scout Energy Management LLC
NORTHWEST FLATS UNIT Kansas Morton County 1.5M BBL Scout Energy Management LLC
Helen Krey Kansas Morton County 1.5M BBL Scout Energy Management LLC
SANTA FE TRAIL 'A' Kansas Morton County 627.6K BBL Altavista Energy, Inc.
WEATHERFORD 'C' Kansas Morton County 608.9K BBL OXY USA Inc.
BURSON-HUTCH Kansas Morton County 598.3K BBL Mustang Oil and Gas Corp.
BARNGROVER 'B' Kansas Morton County 592.2K BBL Merit Energy Company, LLC
Trahern Kansas Morton County 528.3K BBL Merit Energy Company, LLC
HARMON 'B' Kansas Morton County 432.2K BBL Merit Energy Company, LLC
ESTELLE SMITH Kansas Morton County 426.7K BBL Enterra Resources, LLC
Brown 'I' Kansas Morton County 381.8K BBL Merit Energy Company, LLC
RILEY 'D' Kansas Morton County 342.6K BBL Merit Energy Company, LLC
HAYWARD Kansas Morton County 332.4K BBL Scout Energy Management LLC
Berryman Richfield Unit Kansas Morton County 331.5K BBL Scout Energy Management LLC
Boaldin Kansas Morton County 326.7K BBL OXY USA Inc.
SUTTON 'B' Kansas Morton County 315.2K BBL Merit Energy Company, LLC
BOWKER-HOFFMAN Kansas Morton County 300.7K BBL Scout Energy Management LLC
RICH SMITH Kansas Morton County 294.2K BBL Oil Producers, Inc. of Kansas
JOHNS Kansas Morton County 265.9K BBL BEREXCO LLC
GROVES 'A' Kansas Morton County 262.8K BBL Merit Energy Company, LLC
HOOPINGARNER 'C' Kansas Morton County 246.9K BBL Merit Energy Company, LLC
BELL 'D' Kansas Morton County 246.9K BBL Merit Energy Company, LLC
WILBURTON MORROW SAND UNIT was STEWART 'B' 2 Kansas Morton County 246.9K BBL Merit Energy Company, LLC

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Morton County, KS Township-Ranges

County Township-Range Producers Oil Produced Monthly Gas Produced Monthly BOE Produced Daily Production Date
Morton County 33S-39W 30 195.1K BBL 86.5M MCF 487.4K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 34S-40W 39 3K BBL 112.3M MCF 624K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 35S-39W 10 0 BBL 39.5M MCF 219.8K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 33S-40W 39 1.5M BBL 90.1M MCF 552.2K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 34S-39W 27 0 BBL 73.3M MCF 407.4K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 35S-42W 10 2.4M BBL 17.7M MCF 180.4K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 35S-41W 27 2.3M BBL 69.1M MCF 462.2K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 32S-42W 42 15.9K BBL 80.2M MCF 446.1K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 32S-40W 33 119.8K BBL 80.9M MCF 453.5K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 34S-43W 40 5.6M BBL 78.2M MCF 623.9K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 31S-39W 19 706.5K BBL 63M MCF 373.5K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 35S-40W 17 429 BBL 63.7M MCF 354.1K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 35S-43W 16 707K BBL 23.4M MCF 153.6K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 32S-39W 19 867.1K BBL 71.5M MCF 426.1K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 32S-41W 14 2.5M BBL 15.4M MCF 169.4K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 31S-40W 28 1.5M BBL 51.5M MCF 339.1K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 31S-41W 4 3M BBL 17.8M MCF 199.7K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 31S-42W 10 0 BBL 16.9M MCF 93.9K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 31S-43W 2 0 BBL 3.2M MCF 18K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 32S-43W 36 948.4K BBL 58.6M MCF 357.7K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 33S-41W 27 3.3M BBL 36.3M MCF 314.6K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 33S-42W 50 1.9M BBL 137.9M MCF 832.4K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 33S-43W 38 3.6M BBL 75.7M MCF 543.3K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 34S-41W 62 8.7M BBL 121.9M MCF 967.3K BOE Nov 2023
Morton County 34S-42W 52 2M BBL 123.8M MCF 756.7K BOE Nov 2023