Louisiana Oil & Gas Activity

Louisiana statewide summary oil and gas data that goes back to 1977 and contains information on the 205,342 wells that have been drilled in the state since that time. Louisiana is ranked #1 in the US based on Barrels of Oil Equivalent (BOE) produced in Feb 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 Feb 2021.

Louisiana State Summary Stats

Louisiana Oil & Gas State Income: $538,962,610,662
National Energy Production Rank: #1

Louisiana Map of Current Permits and Wells

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Tier 1 Acreage
Tier 2 Acreage
Tier 3 Acreage
Fringe 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 #1 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 205,342 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in Louisiana? There have been 20,688 permits approved in Louisiana.
What is the average boe produced by well in Louisiana? 8,625 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 562 active producers in the state of Louisiana.
What is the average depth an oil or gas well is drilled in Louisiana? 6,822 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 205,100 205,342 Up 0.12%
Total Producing Wells 38,331 34,970 Down -8.77%
Percentage of Wells Producing 19% 17% Down -9%
Active Producers 612 562 Down -8%
Total Permits 143,202 20,688 Down -86%
Average Well Depth 6,808 6,822 Up 0%
Average BOE per Well 2,202 8,625 Up 292%

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Other States By Production Rank

Rank State Most Recent Month Oil Produced Gas Produced
# 1 Louisiana Feb 2021 18.6M BBL 1.6B MCF
# 2 Texas Mar 2021 125M BBL 502.1M MCF
# 3 Pennsylvania Dec 2020 86.6K BBL 649.2M MCF
# 5 New Mexico Apr 2021 27M BBL 152.3M MCF
# 6 North Dakota Apr 2021 34.8M BBL 92.7M MCF
# 7 Oklahoma Dec 2020 11.1M BBL 198.8M MCF
# 8 Colorado Mar 2021 11.7M BBL 165.4M MCF
# 9 West Virginia Dec 2018 1.2M BBL 166.1M MCF
# 10 California Sep 2020 9.9M BBL 19.7M MCF
# 11 Wyoming Mar 2021 1M BBL 72.8M MCF
# 11 Ohio Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF
# 12 Arkansas Oct 2020 254.5K BBL 40.9M MCF
# 13 Mississippi Mar 2021 1.4M BBL 15.2M MCF
# 14 Utah Jan 2021 0 BBL 0 MCF
# 14 Montana Nov 2020 1.4M BBL 8.8M MCF
# 15 Alabama Feb 2021 367.8K BBL 6M MCF
# 16 Kansas Feb 2021 0 BBL 7.7M MCF
# 17 Michigan Nov 2020 264.2K BBL 3.2M 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 Mar 2021 5.7M BBL 369 126
EXCO OPERATING COMPANY, LP Dallas, TX Mar 2021 1M BBL 450 48
HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY Houston, TX Mar 2021 741.3K BBL 1,863 11
BPX OPERATING COMPANY Denver, CO Mar 2021 724.8K BBL 298 44
CASTEX ENERGY, INC. Houston, TX Mar 2021 689.4K BBL 5 N/A
TEXAS PETROLEUM INVESTMENT COMPANY Houston, TX Mar 2021 584.1K BBL 2,261 N/A
SAMUEL GARY JR. & ASSOC., INC. Denver, CO Mar 2021 528.8K BBL 5 N/A
XTO ENERGY INC. Tyler, TX Mar 2021 286.9K BBL 883 N/A
C.T.R. OIL, INC. Jonesville, LA Mar 2021 284.6K BBL 66 N/A
THREE SISTERS PETROLEUM, INC. Oil City, LA Mar 2021 258K BBL 2,053 N/A
SUNLAND PRODUCTION CO., INC. Shreveport, LA Mar 2021 200.1K BBL 19 1
BPX (WSF OPERATING) INC. Denver, CO Mar 2021 160.1K BBL 16 4
JUSTISS OIL COMPANY, INC. Jena, LA Mar 2021 139.1K BBL 34 7
KAISER-FRANCIS OIL COMPANY Tulsa, OK Mar 2021 90.1K BBL 16 N/A
CONTANGO OPERATORS, INC. Houston, TX Mar 2021 73K BBL 2 N/A
LEWIS OPERATING COMPANY Holliday, TX Mar 2021 69.5K BBL 9 N/A
EXTEX OPERATING CO Houston, TX Mar 2021 69K BBL 27 N/A
MID-SOUTH TRADING, INC. Monroe, LA Mar 2021 62.8K BBL 18 N/A
MURPHREY OIL COMPANY, INC. Tullos, LA Mar 2021 60.3K BBL 304 N/A
BRAMMER ENGINEERING, INC. Shreveport, LA Mar 2021 59.7K BBL 7 N/A
SEAGULL OPERATING CO., INC. Shreveport, LA Mar 2021 54.1K BBL 208 N/A
ROYAL PRODUCTION COMPANY, INC. Corpus Christi, TX Mar 2021 43.4K BBL 1 N/A
JAMES DRILLING CO., INC. Winnfield, LA Mar 2021 41.6K BBL 161 N/A
GEMINI EXPLORATIONS, INC. Shreveport, LA Mar 2021 40K BBL 93 N/A
CX OPERATING, INC. Covington, LA Mar 2021 39.8K BBL 2 N/A

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Louisiana Top Lease Properties by BOE

Lease Property State Parish Cumulative BOE Producer Name(s)
Delhi Holt Bryant Su Louisiana Richland Parish 23.9B BBL ARKLA PETROLEUM LLC,CONQUEST PETROLEUM INCORPORATED,DENBURY ONSHORE, LLC
Sl 340 West Cote Blanche Bay Louisiana St. Mary Parish 20.5B BBL GULFPORT ENERGY CORPORATION,PERDIDO ENERGY LOUISIANA, LLC,TEXACO E & P INC.,TEXACO, INC.,WRT ENERGY CORPORATION
Cv Su; Louisiana Webster Parish 8.3B BBL JOHN J. WELSH,MARATHON OIL COMPANY,STORY OIL & GAS, INC.,XTO ENERGY INC.
Sl 214 Garden Island Bay Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 8.1B 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 6.9B BBL CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.,ENERVEST OPERATING, L.L.C.,HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY,TEXACO E & P INC.,TEXACO, INC.
Bal Su Louisiana St. Mary Parish 4.3B BBL BRAMMER ENGINEERING, INC.,ENERVEST OPERATING, L.L.C.,MARLIN ENERGY OFFSHORE, L.L.C.,TEXACO E & P INC.,TEXACO, INC.,WHITNEY OIL & GAS, LLC
Sl 301 Terrebonne Bay Louisiana Terrebonne Parish 4.1B BBL HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY,LATHAM & BONNER,TEXACO E & P INC.,TEXACO, INC.
Blvu Nac Ff 2 Su Louisiana Bossier Parish 3.8B BBL EOG RESOURCES, INC.,TNC ENERGY, LLC,WSF, INC.
Sl Pp 192 Louisiana Lafourche Parish 3.5B BBL CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.,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 2.6B BBL CHESAPEAKE OPERATING, L.L.C.
Laterre Co Inc Louisiana Lafourche Parish 2.6B BBL APACHE CORPORATION,GREAT SOUTHERN OIL &GAS CO INC,MARSHALL EXPLORATION, INC.,TEXACO, INC.,TEXAS PETROLEUM INVESTMENT COMPANY
Cockrell-moran Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 2.4B BBL HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY,SWIFT ENERGY COMPANY,SWIFT ENERGY OPERATING, LLC
Delhi Holt Bryant Su Louisiana Madison Parish 2.4B BBL DENBURY ONSHORE, LLC
Pthd 16400 Tusc Ra Su Louisiana East Baton Rouge Parish 2B BBL AMOCO PRODUCTION COMPANY,BP AMERICA PRODUCTION COMPANY,ORX RESOURCES, L.L.C.
Delhi Holt Bryant Su Louisiana Franklin Parish 1.9B BBL DENBURY ONSHORE, LLC
Sl 195 Qq Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 1.6B BBL CALLON OFFSHORE PRODUCTION INC,CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.,GULF OIL CORP.,HELIS OIL & GAS COMPANY, LLC,THE WM G HELIS COMPANY, 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.,GULF OIL CORP.,PENNZOIL EXPL & PROD CO
Sl 2220 Louisiana St. Bernard Parish 1.2B BBL COX OPERATING, L.L.C.,T I P C O,TOTAL MINATOME CORPORATION
Csb25 Bb Ra Su Louisiana St. Bernard Parish 1.2B BBL CALLON OFFSHORE PRODUCTION INC,WOOD ENERGY CORPORATION
Ll&e Leeville Louisiana Lafourche Parish 1.1B BBL BECH OIL & GAS, INC.,DUNE OPERATING COMPANY,ENERVEST OPERATING, L.L.C.,FIVE STATES OPERATING COMPANY,MANTI OPERATING COMPANY,MARQUIS RESOURCES, LLC,SOUTH LEEVILLE, LLC,TEXACO E & P INC.,TEXACO, INC.,WHITE MARLIN OPERATING COMPANY, LLC
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 999.1M BBL CANTIUM, LLC,CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.
Blke Pet Su Louisiana Natchitoches Parish 905.6M BBL CHESAPEAKE OPERATING, L.L.C.,EXCO RESOURCES, INC.
E Cockrell Jr A Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 814.4M BBL HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY
Sl 378 Catfish Lake Louisiana Lafourche Parish 802.3M BBL APACHE CORPORATION,TEXACO, INC.,TEXAS PETROLEUM INVESTMENT COMPANY

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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 #199 #26 $6,753,404,105 31 Feb 2021 314.9K BBL 894.8K MCF 15.4K BOE
Allen Parish, LA #238 #31 $1,212,314,354 15 Feb 2021 152.9K BBL 672.5K MCF 8.8K BOE
Ascension Parish, LA #564 #56 $475,408,194 1 Feb 2021 13K BBL 11.3K MCF 499.2 BOE
Assumption Parish, LA #279 #36 $2,159,016,685 6 Feb 2021 104.5K BBL 564.9K MCF 6.6K BOE
Avoyelles Parish, LA #425 #48 $486,023,130 9 Feb 2021 62.7K BBL 12.9K MCF 2.1K BOE
Beauregard Parish, LA #140 #16 $2,846,794,208 22 Feb 2021 657.6K BBL 1.5M MCF 30.6K BOE
Bienville Parish, LA #28 #7 $17,488,794,466 29 Feb 2021 21.1K BBL 58.8M MCF 327.8K BOE
Bossier Parish, LA #7 #4 $19,273,155,231 54 Feb 2021 539.8K BBL 146.2M MCF 830.3K BOE
Caddo Parish, LA #4 #3 $31,831,402,429 173 Feb 2021 590.7K BBL 219.3M MCF 1.2M BOE
Calcasieu Parish, LA #147 #18 $6,448,899,967 28 Feb 2021 521.6K BBL 2.1M MCF 29.5K BOE
Cameron Parish, LA #123 #15 $19,364,332,877 25 Feb 2021 704.8K BBL 2.3M MCF 36.5K BOE
Catahoula Parish, LA #520 #54 $1,188,139,054 17 Feb 2021 27.1K BBL 8.8K MCF 953.73 BOE
Claiborne Parish, LA #152 #19 $9,146,618,962 52 Feb 2021 238.9K BBL 3.4M MCF 27K BOE
Concordia Parish, LA #357 #43 $2,305,879,355 20 Feb 2021 98.4K BBL 56.7K MCF 3.5K BOE
De Soto Parish, LA #1 #1 $67,905,683,520 56 Feb 2021 29.2K BBL 699.8M MCF 3.8M BOE
East Baton Rouge Parish, LA #219 #29 $9,090,902,879 5 Feb 2021 98.1K BBL 1.5M MCF 11.6K BOE
East Feliciana Parish, LA #384 #45 $105,336,968 3 Feb 2021 88.6K BBL 206 MCF 2.9K BOE
Evangeline Parish, LA #193 #24 $2,890,212,629 8 Feb 2021 269.4K BBL 1.3M MCF 16.5K BOE
Franklin Parish, LA #249 #32 $393,446,335 3 Feb 2021 238.7K BBL 0 MCF 7.9K BOE
Grant Parish, LA #328 #38 $256,895,737 10 Feb 2021 131.3K BBL 0 MCF 4.3K BOE
Iberia Parish, LA #214 #27 $15,876,351,039 11 Feb 2021 256.3K BBL 782.9K MCF 12.8K BOE
Iberville Parish, LA #273 #34 $3,800,700,046 15 Feb 2021 155.5K BBL 292.9K MCF 6.8K BOE
Jackson Parish, LA #63 #10 $4,914,881,810 15 Feb 2021 14.3K BBL 22.7M MCF 126.9K BOE
Jefferson Davis Parish, LA #224 #30 $6,573,179,352 17 Feb 2021 157.7K BBL 987.9K MCF 10.7K BOE
Jefferson Parish, LA #329 #39 $6,739,303,145 8 Feb 2021 95.8K BBL 206.5K MCF 4.3K BOE
Lafayette Parish, LA #289 #37 $4,531,648,083 6 Feb 2021 64.1K BBL 712.2K MCF 6K BOE
Lafourche Parish, LA #85 #11 $24,058,564,502 22 Feb 2021 1.8M BBL 3M MCF 79.5K BOE
La Salle Parish, LA #159 #22 $6,393,542,973 38 Feb 2021 543.4K BBL 1.1M MCF 24.6K BOE
Lincoln Parish, LA #18 #5 $10,233,860,782 24 Feb 2021 506.7K BBL 90.6M MCF 520.7K BOE
Livingston Parish, LA #481 #52 $2,064,706,061 5 Feb 2021 40.3K BBL 0 MCF 1.3K BOE
Madison Parish, LA #465 #51 $406,110,040 1 Feb 2021 45.6K BBL 0 MCF 1.5K BOE
Morehouse Parish, LA #442 #50 $318,239,241 11 Feb 2021 0 BBL 340.6K MCF 1.8K BOE
Natchitoches Parish, LA #170 #23 $7,653,877,938 10 Feb 2021 300 BBL 3.9M MCF 21.8K BOE
Ouachita Parish, LA #342 #42 $1,885,058,309 29 Feb 2021 18.5K BBL 628.3K MCF 4.1K BOE
Plaquemines Parish, LA #59 #8 $60,642,406,757 22 Feb 2021 3.1M BBL 8M MCF 148.7K BOE
Pointe Coupee Parish, LA #158 #21 $8,491,726,008 12 Feb 2021 164.9K BBL 3.5M MCF 25K BOE
Rapides Parish, LA #516 #53 $1,424,573,890 7 Feb 2021 16.6K BBL 73.2K MCF 960.63 BOE
Red River Parish, LA #3 #2 $15,278,237,046 27 Feb 2021 25.4K BBL 298.8M MCF 1.6M BOE
Richland Parish, LA #90 #12 $3,928,577,358 2 Feb 2021 1.7M BBL 1.2M MCF 64.1K BOE
Sabine Parish, LA #20 #6 $8,745,367,469 26 Feb 2021 5.8K BBL 83.2M MCF 462.7K BOE
St. Bernard Parish, LA #411 #46 $4,680,186,874 3 Feb 2021 69.3K BBL 1.7K MCF 2.3K BOE
St. Charles Parish, LA #252 #33 $4,976,401,355 14 Feb 2021 153.5K BBL 488.3K MCF 7.8K BOE
St. Helena Parish, LA #414 #47 $721,769,970 5 Feb 2021 60.3K BBL 50.4K MCF 2.2K BOE
St. James Parish, LA #687 #62 $970,778,189 2 Feb 2021 2.4K BBL 510 MCF 83.6 BOE
St. John the Baptist Parish, LA #527 #55 $452,866,999 1 Feb 2021 21K BBL 31K MCF 876.8 BOE
St. Landry Parish, LA #277 #35 $2,617,255,768 19 Feb 2021 164.9K BBL 208.5K MCF 6.6K BOE
St. Martin Parish, LA #97 #13 $7,244,640,025 19 Feb 2021 1.5M BBL 1.6M MCF 60.3K BOE
St. Mary Parish, LA #157 #20 $23,645,575,473 11 Feb 2021 577.5K BBL 1M MCF 25.3K BOE
Tangipahoa Parish, LA #341 #41 $118,843,383 3 Feb 2021 113.1K BBL 65K MCF 4.1K BOE
Tensas Parish, LA #335 #40 $853,971,646 5 Feb 2021 97.6K BBL 178.6K MCF 4.2K BOE
Terrebonne Parish, LA #60 #9 $28,522,918,730 16 Feb 2021 1.2M BBL 18.3M MCF 141.8K BOE
Union Parish, LA #218 #28 $2,873,215,926 63 Feb 2021 64.8K BBL 1.7M MCF 11.7K BOE
Vermilion Parish, LA #143 #17 $26,995,833,130 19 Feb 2021 324.6K BBL 3.5M MCF 30.3K BOE
Vernon Parish, LA #198 #25 $2,227,624,711 4 Feb 2021 252.9K BBL 1.2M MCF 15.4K BOE
Washington Parish, LA #789 #63 $61,407,630 1 Feb 2021 0 BBL 180 MCF 0.83 BOE
Webster Parish, LA #101 #14 $10,067,315,723 55 Feb 2021 170.5K BBL 9.1M MCF 56.7K BOE
West Baton Rouge Parish, LA #436 #49 $758,413,173 7 Feb 2021 13.9K BBL 267.3K MCF 1.9K BOE
West Feliciana Parish, LA #605 #58 $156,159,222 3 Feb 2021 8.7K BBL 4.1K MCF 315.63 BOE
Winn Parish, LA #360 #44 $1,321,530,736 15 Feb 2021 106.5K BBL 0 MCF 3.5K BOE

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