Louisiana Oil & Gas Activity

Louisiana statewide summary oil and gas data that goes back to 1977 and contains information on the 205,244 wells that have been drilled in the state since that time. Louisiana is ranked #4 in the US based on Barrels of Oil Equivalent (BOE) produced in Dec 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 1977 and go through Dec 2020.

Louisiana State Summary Stats

Louisiana Oil & Gas State Income: $508,310,784,957
National Energy Production Rank: #4

Louisiana Map of Current Permits and Wells

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Tier 1 Acreage
Tier 2 Acreage
Tier 3 Acreage
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Louisiana Frequently Asked Questions

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How does Louisiana rank in the nation for oil and gas production? Louisiana currently ranks #4 in the nation based on barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) production.
How many wells were drilled in Louisiana so far this year? Louisiana has had 205,244 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in Louisiana? There have been 19,929 permits approved in Louisiana.
What is the average boe produced by well in Louisiana? 1,928 BBLs of oil equivalent (BOE) is the average amount produced by a single well in Louisiana
How many active producers are there in Louisiana? There are currently 577 active producers in the state of Louisiana.
What is the average depth an oil or gas well is drilled in Louisiana? 6,818 feet is the average depth of a well in Louisiana.

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Louisiana Oil & Gas Activity Stats

Category Last Year Value Current Year Value YoY Trend YoY % Change
Total Wells 205,006 205,244 Up 0.12%
Total Producing Wells 38,886 35,546 Down -8.59%
Percentage of Wells Producing 19% 17% Down -9%
Active Producers 624 577 Down -8%
Total Permits 141,157 19,929 Down -86%
Average Well Depth 6,806 6,818 Up 0%
Average BOE per Well 1,969 1,928 Down -2%

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Other States By Production Rank

Rank State Most Recent Month Oil Produced Gas Produced
# 1 Texas Jan 2021 120.6M BBL 486M MCF
# 2 Pennsylvania Dec 2020 12.4K BBL 641.7M MCF
# 4 Louisiana Dec 2020 3.5M BBL 389.6M MCF
# 5 New Mexico Feb 2021 25M BBL 137.4M MCF
# 6 North Dakota Feb 2021 30.7M BBL 78.8M MCF
# 7 Colorado Jan 2021 12M BBL 183.4M MCF
# 8 Oklahoma Oct 2020 10.2M BBL 189M MCF
# 9 West Virginia Dec 2018 1.2M BBL 166.1M MCF
# 10 Wyoming Jan 2021 7.1M BBL 66.4M MCF
# 11 Ohio Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF
# 11 California Jul 2020 11.6M BBL 20.8M MCF
# 12 Arkansas Aug 2020 239.4K BBL 41M MCF
# 13 Mississippi Jan 2021 1.3M BBL 17.3M MCF
# 14 Kansas Dec 2020 2.3M BBL 10.1M MCF
# 14 Utah Nov 2020 0 BBL 0 MCF
# 15 Montana Nov 2020 1.4M BBL 8.8M MCF
# 16 Alabama Nov 2020 390.2K BBL 7M MCF
# 17 Michigan Jul 2020 265.3K BBL 5.7M MCF

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Annual Louisiana Oil & Gas Production

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Louisiana Oil & Gas Wells Completed by Year

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Louisiana Oil & Gas Permits by Year

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Browse All Producing Louisiana Companies

Top Oil & Gas Producers by BOE in Louisiana

Producer Name Location Production Date Monthly BOE Produced Producing Wells Trailing 12 Month Permits
VINE OIL & GAS LP Plano, TX Dec 2020 4.8M BBL 357 72
HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY Houston, TX Dec 2020 1.3M BBL 1,386 9
EXCO OPERATING COMPANY, LP Dallas, TX Dec 2020 1M BBL 445 32
TEXAS PETROLEUM INVESTMENT COMPANY Houston, TX Dec 2020 918.7K BBL 2,254 N/A
BPX OPERATING COMPANY Houston, TX Dec 2020 732.6K BBL 295 20
XTO ENERGY INC. Tyler, TX Dec 2020 287.3K BBL 972 N/A
CASTEX ENERGY, INC. Houston, TX Dec 2020 182.2K BBL 8 N/A
BPX (WSF OPERATING) INC. Denver, CO Dec 2020 144.7K BBL 14 4
CONTANGO OPERATORS, INC. Houston, TX Dec 2020 68.7K BBL 2 N/A
MCGOWAN WORKING PARTNERS, INC. Jackson, MS Dec 2020 40.6K BBL 250 N/A
BROOKSTON ENERGY, INC. Tyler, TX Dec 2020 38.4K BBL 146 N/A
THE TERMO COMPANY Long Beach, CA Dec 2020 36.2K BBL 35 N/A
TMR EXPLORATION, INC. Bossier City, LA Dec 2020 33.8K BBL 69 N/A
KAISER-FRANCIS OIL COMPANY Tulsa, OK Dec 2020 32K BBL 16 N/A
ALLEN BROTHERS Oil City, LA Dec 2020 26.9K BBL 590 N/A
SAMUEL GARY JR. & ASSOC., INC. Denver, CO Dec 2020 26.8K BBL 6 N/A
PETRO-CHEM OPERATING COMPANY, INC. Shreveport, LA Dec 2020 22.6K BBL 63 N/A
ENERVEST PRODUCTION PARTNERS, LTD. Fairbanks, LA Dec 2020 19K BBL 1,217 N/A
AMERICAN NATURAL ENERGY CORP Dallas, TX Dec 2020 15.4K BBL 50 65
THREE SISTERS PETROLEUM, INC. Oil City, LA Dec 2020 14.9K BBL 2,058 N/A
WILL-DRILL PRODUCTION CO. INC. Shreveport, LA Dec 2020 14.2K BBL 24 N/A
CYPRESS OPERATING INC. Shreveport, LA Dec 2020 14K BBL 51 N/A
C.T.R. OIL, INC. Jonesville, LA Dec 2020 13.4K BBL 57 N/A
SUNLAND PRODUCTION CO., INC. Shreveport, LA Dec 2020 12.5K BBL 19 N/A
PINNACLE OPERATING CO., INC. Shreveport, LA Dec 2020 12.1K BBL 30 N/A

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Louisiana Top Lease Properties by BOE

Lease Property State Parish Cumulative BOE Producer Name(s)
Sl 340 West Cote Blanche Bay Louisiana St. Mary Parish 21.5B BBL CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.,GULFPORT ENERGY CORPORATION,PERDIDO ENERGY LOUISIANA, LLC,TEXACO E & P INC.,TEXACO, INC.
Delhi Holt Bryant Su Louisiana Richland Parish 19.1B BBL ARKLA PETROLEUM LLC,CONQUEST PETROLEUM INCORPORATED,DENBURY ONSHORE, LLC,SUN EXPLORATION-PRODUCTION CO.
Cv Su; Louisiana Webster Parish 8.1B BBL JOHN J. WELSH,MARATHON OIL COMPANY,XTO ENERGY INC.
Sl 214 Garden Island Bay Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 7.4B BBL DUNE OPERATING COMPANY,ENERVEST OPERATING, L.L.C.,GOLDKING OPERATING CO., INC.,TEXACO E & P INC.,TEXACO, INC.,WHITNEY OIL & GAS, LLC
Sl 188 Caillou Island Louisiana Terrebonne Parish 6.6B BBL HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY,TEXACO E & P INC.,TEXACO, INC.
Bal Su Louisiana St. Mary Parish 4.6B BBL BRAMMER ENGINEERING, INC.,MARLIN ENERGY OFFSHORE, L.L.C.,TEXACO E & P INC.,TEXACO, INC.,WHITNEY OIL & GAS, LLC
Blvu Nac Ff 2 Su Louisiana Bossier Parish 3.8B BBL EOG RESOURCES, INC.,TNC ENERGY, LLC,WSF, INC.
Sl 301 Terrebonne Bay Louisiana Terrebonne Parish 3.6B BBL CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.,HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY,TEXACO E & P INC.,TEXACO, INC.
Sl Pp 192 Louisiana Lafourche Parish 3.5B BBL CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.,GREENHILL PETROLEUM CORP.,GULF OIL CORP.,MARITECH RESOURCES, LLC,PIONEER NATURAL RESOURCES USA, INC.,S2 ENERGY OPERATING LLC,TANA EXPLORATION COMPANY LLC
Blke Pet Su Louisiana Natchitoches Parish 2.7B BBL CHESAPEAKE OPERATING, L.L.C.
Cockrell-moran Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 2.4B BBL HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY,SWIFT ENERGY COMPANY,SWIFT ENERGY OPERATING, LLC
Laterre Co Inc Louisiana Lafourche Parish 2.4B BBL APACHE CORPORATION,GREAT SOUTHERN OIL &GAS CO INC,MARSHALL EXPLORATION, INC.,TEXACO, INC.,TEXAS PETROLEUM INVESTMENT COMPANY
Delhi Holt Bryant Su Louisiana Madison Parish 1.9B BBL DENBURY ONSHORE, LLC
Sl 195 Qq Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 1.6B BBL CALLON OFFSHORE PRODUCTION INC,GULF OIL CORP.,HELIS OIL & GAS COMPANY, LLC,THE WM G HELIS COMPANY, L.L.C.,WHITNEY OIL & GAS, LLC
Pthd 16400 Tusc Ra Su Louisiana East Baton Rouge Parish 1.6B BBL AMOCO PRODUCTION COMPANY,BP AMERICA PRODUCTION COMPANY,BTA OIL PRODUCERS,ORX RESOURCES, L.L.C.
Sl 195 Qq Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 1.5B BBL CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.,COX OPERATING, L.L.C.,DEVON ENERGY PRODUCTION CO., L.P.,G & S OIL COMPANY,GULF OIL CORP.,PENNZOIL EXPL & PROD CO
Delhi Holt Bryant Su Louisiana Franklin Parish 1.2B BBL DENBURY ONSHORE, LLC
Ll&e Leeville Louisiana Lafourche Parish 1.1B BBL DUNE OPERATING COMPANY,ENERVEST OPERATING, L.L.C.,MANTI OPERATING COMPANY,TEXACO E & P INC.,TEXACO, INC.,WHITE MARLIN OPERATING COMPANY, LLC
Csb25 Bb Ra Su Louisiana St. Bernard Parish 1.1B BBL CALLON OFFSHORE PRODUCTION INC,WOOD ENERGY CORPORATION
Sl 2220 Louisiana St. Bernard Parish 1.1B BBL COX OPERATING, L.L.C.,TOTAL MINATOME CORPORATION
Blvu Nac Ff 3 Su Louisiana Bossier Parish 1.1B BBL CLAYTON WILLIAMS ENERGY, INC.,EXCEL ROYALTY COMPANY, LLC,ORACLE OIL, LLC
Sl 1367 Louisiana Lafourche Parish 922.7M BBL CANTIUM, LLC,CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.,PERKINS OIL PROPERTIES
Blke Pet Su Louisiana Natchitoches Parish 792.4M BBL CHESAPEAKE OPERATING, L.L.C.,EXCO RESOURCES, INC.
E Cockrell Jr A Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 773.8M BBL HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY
Blvu Nac Ff 4 Su Louisiana Bossier Parish 762.6M BBL BAYOU STATE OIL CORPORATION

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Louisiana Counties By Production

Parish National Rank State Rank Production Value Producers Production Date Oil Produced Monthly Gas Produced Monthly BOE Produced Daily
Acadia Parish, LA #397 #29 $6,989,168,365 33 Dec 2020 54.4K BBL 115.7K MCF 2.4K BOE
Allen Parish, LA #525 #37 $1,182,871,388 15 Dec 2020 18.5K BBL 58.7K MCF 944.53 BOE
Ascension Parish, LA #773 #61 $454,909,355 1 Dec 2020 484 BBL 1.2K MCF 23.27 BOE
Assumption Parish, LA #669 #53 $1,838,456,205 4 Dec 2020 6.4K BBL 58 MCF 216.53 BOE
Avoyelles Parish, LA #553 #39 $491,885,454 8 Dec 2020 21.4K BBL 940 MCF 721.73 BOE
Beauregard Parish, LA #335 #23 $2,744,322,893 24 Dec 2020 90.7K BBL 169.8K MCF 3.9K BOE
Bienville Parish, LA #70 #6 $14,294,081,851 29 Dec 2020 3.6K BBL 16.9M MCF 94.1K BOE
Bossier Parish, LA #59 #5 $18,218,874,397 57 Dec 2020 91.8K BBL 20.9M MCF 119.2K BOE
Caddo Parish, LA #31 #2 $28,602,384,160 181 Dec 2020 174.6K BBL 44.1M MCF 251K BOE
Calcasieu Parish, LA #332 #22 $6,505,502,677 27 Dec 2020 53.8K BBL 406.9K MCF 4K BOE
Caldwell Parish, LA #802 #62 $691,550,030 1 Dec 2020 0 BBL 1.2K MCF 6.77 BOE
Cameron Parish, LA #222 #16 $19,169,993,557 22 Dec 2020 160.1K BBL 716.6K MCF 9.3K BOE
Catahoula Parish, LA #586 #44 $1,226,405,946 18 Dec 2020 14.4K BBL 1.4K MCF 490.4 BOE
Claiborne Parish, LA #271 #18 $9,029,122,831 54 Dec 2020 69.8K BBL 690.2K MCF 6.1K BOE
Concordia Parish, LA #551 #38 $2,297,259,665 21 Dec 2020 19.2K BBL 15.7K MCF 728.2 BOE
De Soto Parish, LA #2 #1 $57,453,248,447 51 Dec 2020 28.6K BBL 205M MCF 1.1M BOE
East Baton Rouge Parish, LA #511 #34 $9,061,378,640 6 Dec 2020 12.2K BBL 117.9K MCF 1K BOE
East Feliciana Parish, LA #645 #49 $101,452,767 3 Dec 2020 8.2K BBL 466 MCF 277.13 BOE
Evangeline Parish, LA #420 #30 $3,008,841,144 9 Dec 2020 37.3K BBL 139.9K MCF 2K BOE
Franklin Parish, LA #557 #41 $311,958,815 3 Dec 2020 20.4K BBL 0 MCF 682.43 BOE
Grant Parish, LA #589 #45 $251,151,893 10 Dec 2020 14.4K BBL 0 MCF 481.57 BOE
Iberia Parish, LA #253 #17 $16,270,581,276 11 Dec 2020 45.6K BBL 1M MCF 7.2K BOE
Iberville Parish, LA #495 #32 $3,721,988,521 14 Dec 2020 28.1K BBL 42.2K MCF 1.1K BOE
Jackson Parish, LA #274 #19 $4,866,788,711 14 Dec 2020 1.4K BBL 1M MCF 5.8K BOE
Jefferson Davis Parish, LA #343 #25 $6,646,310,873 14 Dec 2020 31.3K BBL 508.4K MCF 3.8K BOE
Jefferson Parish, LA #329 #21 $6,756,889,056 11 Dec 2020 101.6K BBL 160.6K MCF 4.2K BOE
Lafayette Parish, LA #503 #33 $4,560,991,220 8 Dec 2020 11.4K BBL 129.9K MCF 1.1K BOE
Lafourche Parish, LA #184 #12 $22,777,414,255 23 Dec 2020 217.6K BBL 1.4M MCF 15.2K BOE
La Salle Parish, LA #368 #28 $6,070,594,583 37 Dec 2020 76.1K BBL 90.4K MCF 3K BOE
Lincoln Parish, LA #95 #8 $9,002,040,658 20 Dec 2020 49.5K BBL 9.7M MCF 55.9K BOE
Livingston Parish, LA #565 #42 $2,057,656,440 4 Dec 2020 18.4K BBL 0 MCF 614.73 BOE
Madison Parish, LA #811 #63 $160,287,544 1 Dec 2020 122 BBL 0 MCF 4.07 BOE
Morehouse Parish, LA #706 #57 $314,760,026 12 Dec 2020 0 BBL 24.6K MCF 136.1 BOE
Natchitoches Parish, LA #84 #7 $6,687,036,450 10 Dec 2020 375 BBL 12.2M MCF 68.2K BOE
Ouachita Parish, LA #556 #40 $1,877,778,989 26 Dec 2020 2.7K BBL 110.2K MCF 705.1 BOE
Plaquemines Parish, LA #122 #9 $59,193,860,870 24 Dec 2020 889.7K BBL 1.2M MCF 36.4K BOE
Pointe Coupee Parish, LA #336 #24 $7,818,912,147 12 Dec 2020 28.9K BBL 533.5K MCF 3.9K BOE
Rapides Parish, LA #677 #54 $1,385,235,586 6 Dec 2020 4.9K BBL 6.8K MCF 201.8 BOE
Red River Parish, LA #47 #4 $12,909,822,627 26 Dec 2020 2K BBL 31M MCF 172.7K BOE
Richland Parish, LA #283 #20 $3,379,116,086 2 Dec 2020 150.5K BBL 106K MCF 5.6K BOE
Sabine Parish, LA #46 #3 $6,581,755,649 25 Dec 2020 3.3K BBL 31M MCF 172.8K BOE
St. Bernard Parish, LA #733 #58 $4,826,461,726 2 Dec 2020 2.2K BBL 1.1K MCF 82.07 BOE
St. Charles Parish, LA #349 #26 $4,747,085,621 14 Dec 2020 61.7K BBL 297.4K MCF 3.7K BOE
St. Helena Parish, LA #659 #52 $824,539,053 5 Dec 2020 6.4K BBL 4.7K MCF 241.7 BOE
St. James Parish, LA #652 #50 $949,914,903 1 Dec 2020 7.7K BBL 720 MCF 260.87 BOE
St. John the Baptist Parish, LA #742 #59 $452,953,502 1 Dec 2020 1.7K BBL 2.1K MCF 71 BOE
St. Landry Parish, LA #512 #35 $2,548,229,856 17 Dec 2020 25.4K BBL 36K MCF 1K BOE
St. Martin Parish, LA #196 #14 $6,872,386,492 16 Dec 2020 147.7K BBL 1.4M MCF 13.1K BOE
St. Mary Parish, LA #166 #10 $24,607,172,955 11 Dec 2020 226.2K BBL 2M MCF 19K BOE
Tangipahoa Parish, LA #617 #47 $112,023,109 3 Dec 2020 10.1K BBL 5.1K MCF 366.03 BOE
Tensas Parish, LA #619 #48 $839,389,762 7 Dec 2020 8.5K BBL 13.3K MCF 358.67 BOE
Terrebonne Parish, LA #189 #13 $28,432,903,821 16 Dec 2020 211K BBL 1.3M MCF 14.3K BOE
Union Parish, LA #446 #31 $2,889,250,280 59 Dec 2020 25.6K BBL 147.1K MCF 1.6K BOE
Vermilion Parish, LA #179 #11 $27,564,077,565 20 Dec 2020 148.1K BBL 2M MCF 16.5K BOE
Vernon Parish, LA #360 #27 $2,213,080,641 4 Dec 2020 62.4K BBL 255.8K MCF 3.5K BOE
Webster Parish, LA #212 #15 $9,675,267,654 52 Dec 2020 34.1K BBL 1.6M MCF 10.4K BOE
West Baton Rouge Parish, LA #515 #36 $711,577,276 5 Dec 2020 14.3K BBL 99.4K MCF 1K BOE
West Feliciana Parish, LA #754 #60 $154,569,942 3 Dec 2020 1.4K BBL 529 MCF 49.87 BOE
Winn Parish, LA #567 #43 $1,315,598,932 16 Dec 2020 18.1K BBL 0 MCF 606.03 BOE

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