Louisiana Oil & Gas Activity

Louisiana statewide summary oil and gas data that goes back to 1977 and contains information on the 206,300 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 Jul 2022. 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 Oct 2022.

Louisiana State Summary Stats

Louisiana Oil & Gas State Income: $687,363,883,079
National Energy Production Rank: #4

Louisiana Map of Current Permits and Wells

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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 206,300 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in Louisiana? There have been 1,904 permits approved in Louisiana.
What is the average boe produced by well in Louisiana? 1,687 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 735 active producers in the state of Louisiana.
What is the average depth an oil or gas well is drilled in Louisiana? 6,863 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 205,804 206,300 Up 0.24%
Total Producing Wells 47,845 47,788 Down -0.12%
Percentage of Wells Producing 23% 23% Down 0%
Active Producers 751 735 Down -2%
Total Permits 35,450 1,904 Down -95%
Average Well Depth 6,836 6,863 Up 0%
Average BOE per Well 1,222 1,687 Up 38%

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Other States By Production Rank

Rank State Most Recent Month Oil Produced Gas Produced
# 1 Texas Jul 2022 124.7M BBL 544M MCF
# 2 Pennsylvania Dec 2021 77.7K BBL 679.1M MCF
# 3 New Mexico Aug 2022 47.3M BBL 220.7M MCF
# 4 Louisiana Jul 2022 5.3M BBL 451.5M MCF
# 5 North Dakota Aug 2022 36M BBL 105.3M MCF
# 6 Oklahoma Apr 2022 12M BBL 221M MCF
# 7 Colorado Jul 2022 13.3M BBL 178.1M MCF
# 8 Ohio Dec 2018 2.1M BBL 223.2M MCF
# 9 West Virginia Dec 2018 1.2M BBL 166.1M MCF
# 10 Wyoming Jul 2022 6M BBL 67.7M MCF
# 10 California Jan 2022 0 BBL 0 MCF
# 11 Utah May 2022 3.7M BBL 22.3M MCF
# 12 Arkansas Jul 2021 265.6K BBL 38.8M MCF
# 13 Mississippi Jul 2022 1.2M BBL 17.8M MCF
# 14 Montana Jun 2022 1.6M BBL 9.3M MCF
# 15 Kansas Jun 2022 0 BBL 9.2M MCF
# 16 Alabama Feb 2022 372.5K BBL 5.4M MCF
# 17 Michigan Mar 2022 0 BBL 0 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 ENERGY OPERATING LP Plano, TX Jul 2022 5.9M BBL 421 N/A
VINE OIL & GAS LP Plano, TX Jul 2022 5.6M BBL 381 N/A
BPX OPERATING COMPANY Denver, CO Jul 2022 3M BBL 413 41
GOODRICH PETROLEUM COMPANY Houston, TX Jul 2022 2M BBL 72 12
EXCO OPERATING COMPANY, LP Dallas, TX Jul 2022 1.6M BBL 495 39
HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY Houston, TX Jul 2022 864.8K BBL 1,772 25
BPX (WSF OPERATING) INC. Denver, CO Jul 2022 818.5K BBL 21 13
XTO ENERGY INC. Tyler, TX Jul 2022 296.2K BBL 942 N/A
BROOKSTON ENERGY, INC. Tyler, TX Jul 2022 67K BBL 238 N/A
SAMUEL GARY JR. & ASSOC., INC. Denver, CO Jul 2022 40.2K BBL 3 N/A
THE TERMO COMPANY Long Beach, CA Jul 2022 37.1K BBL 28 7
KAISER-FRANCIS OIL COMPANY Tulsa, OK Jul 2022 32.3K BBL 17 N/A
PETRO-CHEM OPERATING COMPANY, INC. Shreveport, LA Jul 2022 28.7K BBL 86 6
MCGOWAN WORKING PARTNERS, INC. Jackson, MS Jul 2022 28.3K BBL 215 N/A
TMR EXPLORATION, INC. Bossier City, LA Jul 2022 21.3K BBL 150 2
BREITBURN OPERATING, LP Houston, TX Jul 2022 19.9K BBL 57 N/A
C.T.R. OIL, INC. Jonesville, LA Jul 2022 19.6K BBL 81 10
CONTANGO OPERATORS, INC. Houston, TX Jul 2022 17.5K BBL 2 N/A
WALTER OIL & GAS CORPORATION Houston, TX Jul 2022 16.9K BBL 1 1
VERNON E. FAULCONER, INC. Tyler, TX Jul 2022 16.1K BBL 26 N/A
ENERVEST PRODUCTION PARTNERS, LTD. Fairbanks, LA Jul 2022 16.1K BBL 3,801 N/A
PINNACLE OPERATING CO., INC. Shreveport, LA Jul 2022 15.9K BBL 40 2
SUNLAND PRODUCTION CO., INC. Shreveport, LA Jul 2022 13.4K BBL 29 7
CYPRESS OPERATING INC. Shreveport, LA Jul 2022 12.9K BBL 82 N/A
JUSTISS OIL COMPANY, INC. Jena, LA Jul 2022 12.4K BBL 48 11

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Browse All Producing Louisiana Properties

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 22.8B BBL GULFPORT ENERGY CORPORATION,PERDIDO ENERGY LOUISIANA, LLC,PRIMOS PRODUCTION,TEXACO, INC.
Delhi Holt Bryant Su Louisiana Richland Parish 10.7B BBL ARKLA PETROLEUM LLC,DENBURY ONSHORE, LLC,ELAND ENERGY, INC.,MCGOWAN WORKING PARTNERS,ORYX ENERGY COMPANY,SUN EXPLORATION-PRODUCTION CO.
Sl 214 Garden Island Bay Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 8B BBL DUNE OPERATING COMPANY,ENERVEST OPERATING, L.L.C.,GOLDKING OPERATING CO., 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 3.6B BBL EOG RESOURCES, INC.,GETTY OIL COMPANY,LEGACY RESOURCES CO., L.P.,TEXACO E & P INC.,TEXACO PRODUCING INC.,W&S ENERGY LLC,WSF, INC.
Sl Pp 192 Louisiana Lafourche Parish 2.6B 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
Cockrell-moran Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 2.5B BBL EQUINOX OIL COMPANY, INC.,EXXON CORPORATION,HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY,SWIFT ENERGY COMPANY,SWIFT ENERGY OPERATING, LLC
Blke Pet Su Louisiana Natchitoches Parish 2.4B BBL CHESAPEAKE OPERATING, INC.,CHESAPEAKE OPERATING, L.L.C.,EXCO RESOURCES, INC.,NERCO OIL & GAS, INC.,PLACID OIL COMPANY
Sl 188 Caillou Island Louisiana Terrebonne Parish 2.1B BBL CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.,HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY,TEXACO E & P INC.,TEXACO, INC.
Laterre Co Inc Louisiana Lafourche Parish 1.5B BBL APACHE CORPORATION,GREAT SOUTHERN OIL &GAS CO INC,TEXACO, INC.,TEXAS PETROLEUM INVESTMENT COMPANY
Pthd 16400 Tusc Ra Su Louisiana East Baton Rouge Parish 1.3B BBL AMOCO PRODUCTION COMPANY,BP AMERICA PRODUCTION COMPANY,ORX RESOURCES, L.L.C.
Sl 301 Terrebonne Bay Louisiana Terrebonne Parish 1.2B BBL CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.,HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY,LA. LAND & EXPL. CO.,TEXACO E & P INC.,TEXACO, INC.
Csb25 Bb Ra Su Louisiana St. Bernard Parish 1.2B BBL ARCO O & G CO-DIV ATL RICH CO,CALLON OFFSHORE PRODUCTION INC,WOOD ENERGY CORPORATION
Cv Su; Louisiana Webster Parish 1.2B BBL FOSTER-BROWN OPERATIONS, INC.,JOHN J. WELSH,MARATHON OIL COMPANY,XTO ENERGY INC.
Sl 195 Qq Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 1.1B BBL CALLON OFFSHORE PRODUCTION INC,CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.,GULF OIL CORP.,HELIS OIL & GAS COMPANY, L.L.C.,THE WM G HELIS COMPANY, L.L.C.
Blvu Nac Ff 3 Su Louisiana Bossier Parish 1.1B BBL CITIES SERVICE COMPANY,CITIES SERVICE OIL CO.,CITIES SERVICE OIL & GAS CORP,CLAYTON WILLIAMS ENERGY, INC.,DIVERSIFIED NATURAL RES., INC.,EXCEL ROYALTY COMPANY, LLC,JAMES L BARBER,ORACLE OIL, LLC,SPICY DAUGX OPERATORS LOUISIANA LLC
Sl 2220 Louisiana St. Bernard Parish 1.1B BBL COX OPERATING, L.L.C.,T I P C O,TOTAL MINATOME CORPORATION
Delhi Holt Bryant Su Louisiana Madison Parish 1B BBL ELAND ENERGY, INC.,ORYX ENERGY COMPANY,SUN EXPLORATION-PRODUCTION CO.
Sl 195 Qq Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 1B BBL CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.,COX OPERATING, L.L.C.,DEVON ENERGY PRODUCTION CO., L.P.,GULF OIL CORP.
Sl 1367 Louisiana Lafourche Parish 998.4M BBL CANTIUM, LLC,CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.
E Cockrell Jr A Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 910.3M BBL HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY,PHILLIPS PETROLEUM CO.
Mpb69 Q2 Ra Su Louisiana Plaquemines Parish 895.5M BBL APACHE CORPORATION,DEVON ENERGY PRODUCTION CO., L.P.,FLORES & RUCKS, INC.,SHELL OFFSHORE INC.,SHELL OIL COMPANY,TEXAS PETROLEUM INVESTMENT COMPANY
Blke Pet Su Louisiana Natchitoches Parish 813.8M BBL CHESAPEAKE OPERATING, L.L.C.,EXCO RESOURCES, INC.,PLACID OIL COMPANY,WESTERN GAS RESOURCES, INC.
Blvu Nac Ff 4 Su Louisiana Bossier Parish 793.8M BBL BAYOU STATE OIL CORPORATION
Delhi Holt Bryant Su Louisiana Franklin Parish 756.3M BBL DENBURY ONSHORE, LLC,ELAND ENERGY, INC.,ORYX ENERGY COMPANY,SUN EXPLORATION-PRODUCTION CO.
M P Erwin A Louisiana Cameron Parish 726.7M BBL CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.,GULF OIL CORP.,GULFPORT ENERGY CORPORATION,PERDIDO ENERGY LOUISIANA, LLC,WRT ENERGY 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 #258 #23 $10,132,674,664 45 Jul 2022 148.3K BBL 315.9K MCF 6.6K BOE
Allen Parish, LA #452 #42 $1,653,900,288 20 Jul 2022 18K BBL 129.2K MCF 1.3K BOE
Ascension Parish, LA #717 #69 $729,394,050 2 Jul 2022 609 BBL 1.4K MCF 28.33 BOE
Assumption Parish, LA #546 #57 $4,336,508,148 11 Jul 2022 8K BBL 43.1K MCF 507.33 BOE
Avoyelles Parish, LA #455 #43 $752,573,390 12 Jul 2022 38.2K BBL 2.1K MCF 1.2K BOE
Beauregard Parish, LA #271 #24 $3,552,818,684 36 Jul 2022 140.9K BBL 237.5K MCF 6K BOE
Bienville Parish, LA #54 #5 $18,060,444,885 38 Jul 2022 8.8K BBL 22.1M MCF 123.6K BOE
Bossier Parish, LA #33 #4 $22,415,058,950 66 Jul 2022 82.2K BBL 43.4M MCF 244.3K BOE
Caddo Parish, LA #20 #2 $31,307,679,519 225 Jul 2022 179K BBL 81.6M MCF 459.7K BOE
Calcasieu Parish, LA #272 #25 $9,250,624,898 46 Jul 2022 94.4K BBL 514.7K MCF 6K BOE
Caldwell Parish, LA #732 #71 $971,841,599 2 Jul 2022 0 BBL 2.7K MCF 15.27 BOE
Cameron Parish, LA #191 #16 $24,137,868,873 35 Jul 2022 143.6K BBL 1.6M MCF 13.6K BOE
Catahoula Parish, LA #493 #47 $1,753,599,238 24 Jul 2022 28.1K BBL 2.4K MCF 952.1 BOE
Claiborne Parish, LA #196 #19 $11,720,266,176 61 Jul 2022 142.4K BBL 1.4M MCF 12.7K BOE
Concordia Parish, LA #504 #48 $2,386,411,512 29 Jul 2022 22.3K BBL 19K MCF 851.6 BOE
De Soto Parish, LA #5 #1 $69,578,339,786 68 Jul 2022 12.6K BBL 148.4M MCF 825.1K BOE
East Baton Rouge Parish, LA #425 #37 $11,366,493,636 11 Jul 2022 30.7K BBL 125.7K MCF 1.7K BOE
East Feliciana Parish, LA #540 #54 $123,979,657 4 Jul 2022 16.4K BBL 0 MCF 549.93 BOE
Evangeline Parish, LA #361 #31 $4,211,480,488 13 Jul 2022 54.9K BBL 180.5K MCF 2.8K BOE
Franklin Parish, LA #677 #67 $132,738,158 5 Jul 2022 2.4K BBL 0 MCF 80.73 BOE
Grant Parish, LA #543 #55 $391,642,546 13 Jul 2022 15.9K BBL 0 MCF 530.2 BOE
Iberia Parish, LA #332 #29 $17,260,316,468 15 Jul 2022 54.3K BBL 303.9K MCF 3.5K BOE
Iberville Parish, LA #363 #32 $5,106,771,724 22 Jul 2022 73.3K BBL 47.5K MCF 2.7K BOE
Jackson Parish, LA #174 #13 $6,160,676,545 18 Jul 2022 2.7K BBL 2.8M MCF 15.9K BOE
Jefferson Davis Parish, LA #322 #28 $9,652,989,801 28 Jul 2022 30K BBL 483.8K MCF 3.6K BOE
Jefferson Parish, LA #374 #34 $7,246,506,306 12 Jul 2022 60.7K BBL 82.4K MCF 2.4K BOE
Lafayette Parish, LA #480 #45 $8,081,155,882 17 Jul 2022 13.2K BBL 105.8K MCF 1K BOE
Lafourche Parish, LA #172 #12 $23,990,967,081 39 Jul 2022 177.6K BBL 1.8M MCF 16.3K BOE
La Salle Parish, LA #257 #22 $9,347,374,009 53 Jul 2022 166.6K BBL 216.3K MCF 6.7K BOE
Lincoln Parish, LA #55 #6 $11,816,500,313 23 Jul 2022 77K BBL 21.1M MCF 120K BOE
Livingston Parish, LA #530 #52 $2,552,321,622 6 Jul 2022 18K BBL 2.4K MCF 614.23 BOE
Morehouse Parish, LA #652 #65 $553,417,226 14 Jul 2022 117 BBL 20.7K MCF 117.7 BOE
Natchitoches Parish, LA #65 #8 $7,481,890,801 16 Jul 2022 249 BBL 18.7M MCF 104.1K BOE
Ouachita Parish, LA #507 #50 $2,669,417,906 32 Jul 2022 1K BBL 138.3K MCF 804.43 BOE
Plaquemines Parish, LA #139 #10 $43,810,075,878 25 Jul 2022 619K BBL 1.6M MCF 29.6K BOE
Pointe Coupee Parish, LA #360 #30 $10,745,365,187 21 Jul 2022 29.6K BBL 335.3K MCF 2.8K BOE
Rapides Parish, LA #441 #39 $1,798,020,012 11 Jul 2022 23.2K BBL 121.9K MCF 1.4K BOE
Red River Parish, LA #23 #3 $18,483,787,463 26 Jul 2022 1.6K BBL 71.8M MCF 399K BOE
Richland Parish, LA #154 #11 $4,094,169,268 3 Jul 2022 554.1K BBL 391K MCF 20.6K BOE
Sabine Parish, LA #61 #7 $7,904,081,116 36 Jul 2022 8.8K BBL 19.4M MCF 108.4K BOE
St. Bernard Parish, LA #666 #66 $1,785,282,574 3 Jul 2022 1.8K BBL 6.8K MCF 98.2 BOE
St. Charles Parish, LA #366 #33 $6,299,949,369 15 Jul 2022 42.6K BBL 211.8K MCF 2.5K BOE
St. Helena Parish, LA #544 #56 $1,060,508,715 9 Jul 2022 15.1K BBL 3.9K MCF 527.37 BOE
St. James Parish, LA #525 #51 $1,520,220,580 1 Jul 2022 18.7K BBL 2.8K MCF 638.67 BOE
St. John the Baptist Parish, LA #688 #68 $442,773,972 1 Jul 2022 1.4K BBL 3.3K MCF 66.63 BOE
St. Landry Parish, LA #300 #26 $3,949,076,988 26 Jul 2022 126.9K BBL 81.3K MCF 4.6K BOE
St. Martin Parish, LA #137 #9 $10,662,840,530 24 Jul 2022 596.2K BBL 1.8M MCF 29.9K BOE
St. Mary Parish, LA #194 #17 $27,788,170,192 24 Jul 2022 157.3K BBL 1.4M MCF 13.2K BOE
Tangipahoa Parish, LA #602 #62 $137,080,807 3 Jul 2022 7.8K BBL 2.4K MCF 275.87 BOE
Tensas Parish, LA #563 #60 $950,164,616 9 Jul 2022 9.6K BBL 20.8K MCF 435.93 BOE
Terrebonne Parish, LA #198 #20 $41,533,688,793 26 Jul 2022 211.9K BBL 1M MCF 12.7K BOE
Union Parish, LA #416 #36 $4,336,764,779 70 Jul 2022 21.6K BBL 202.6K MCF 1.8K BOE
Vermilion Parish, LA #185 #15 $40,494,597,662 34 Jul 2022 157.1K BBL 1.6M MCF 14.5K BOE
Vernon Parish, LA #475 #44 $2,584,260,995 6 Jul 2022 16.4K BBL 90.8K MCF 1K BOE
Washington Parish, LA #559 #59 $157,218,473 2 Jul 2022 12.9K BBL 2.1K MCF 441.93 BOE
Webster Parish, LA #177 #14 $13,752,048,669 65 Jul 2022 41.9K BBL 2.5M MCF 15.6K BOE
West Baton Rouge Parish, LA #387 #35 $1,261,015,209 7 Jul 2022 17.3K BBL 298.5K MCF 2.2K BOE
West Feliciana Parish, LA #725 #70 $188,865,708 3 Jul 2022 683 BBL 0 MCF 22.77 BOE
Winn Parish, LA #536 #53 $1,527,650,131 17 Jul 2022 16.9K BBL 0 MCF 565.23 BOE

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