Michigan Mineral Answers

Questions Answers
How does Michigan rank in the nation for oil and gas production? Michigan currently ranks #18 in the nation based on barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) production.
How many wells were drilled in Michigan so far this year? Michigan has had 57,972 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in Texas? There have been 0 permits approved in Michigan.
What is the average boe produced by well in Michigan? 30 BBLs of oil equivalent (BOE) is the average amount produced by a single well in Michigan
How many active producers are there in Michigan? There are currently 96 active producers in the state of Michigan.
What is the average depth an oil or gas well is drilled in Michigan? 3,875 feet is the average depth of a well in Michigan.

Michigan Oil & Gas Activity Summary

Michigan statewide summary oil and gas data that goes back to 1982 and contains information on the 57,972 wells that have been drilled in the state since that time. Michigan is ranked #18 in the US based on BOE produced in 09-01-2019. 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 01-01-1982 and go through 09-01-2019.
Category Last Year Value Current Year Value YoY Trend YoY % Change
Total Wells 15,378 57,972 Up 276.98%
Total Producing Wells 10,932 10,325 Down -5.55%
Percentage of Wells Producing 71% 18% Down -75%
Active Producers 133 96 Down -28%
Total Permits 0 0 Flat 0%
Average Well Depth 3,509 3,875 Up 10%
Average BOE per Well 32 30 Down -6%

Michigan Map of Current Permits & Rigs

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Other States By Production Rank

Rank State Most Recent Month Oil Produced Gas Produced
# 1 Texas Jan 2020 127.9M BBLs 476.7M MCFs
# 2 Pennsylvania Dec 2019 99K BBLs 612.5M MCFs
# 4 New Mexico Feb 2020 30.2M BBLs 157M MCFs
# 5 North Dakota Feb 2020 39.6M BBLs 87.4M MCFs
# 6 Colorado Jan 2020 16.5M BBLs 214.1M MCFs
# 7 Ohio Dec 2018 1.9M BBLs 221.1M MCFs
# 8 West Virginia Dec 2018 1.2M BBLs 166.1M MCFs
# 8 Louisiana Jan 2020 112.9K BBLs 3.9M MCFs
# 9 California Jul 2019 16.4M BBLs 24.5M MCFs
# 10 Oklahoma Oct 2019 2.1M BBLs 56.8M MCFs
# 11 Wyoming Jan 2020 2.5M BBLs 30.8M MCFs
# 12 Arkansas Sep 2019 260.2K BBLs 42M MCFs
# 13 Utah Nov 2019 2.7M BBLs 21.6M MCFs
# 14 Mississippi Jan 2020 1.4M BBLs 19.8M MCFs
# 15 Kansas Dec 2019 2.7M BBLs 7.4M MCFs
# 16 Montana Jan 2020 1.4M BBLs 8.8M MCFs
# 17 Alabama Dec 2019 392.2K BBLs 5.9M MCFs
# 18 Michigan Sep 2019 294K BBLs MCFs

Annual Michigan Oil & Gas Production

Michigan Oil & Gas Wells Prepped for Production by Year

Top Oil & Gas Producers by BOE in Michigan

Producer Name Location Production Date Monthly BOE Produced Producing Wells Trailing 12 Month Permits
LAMBDA ENERGY RESOURCES LLC Houston, TX 09-01-2019 62,077 647 N/A
WEST BAY EXPLORATION COMPANY Traverse City, MI 09-01-2019 45,015 54 N/A
MUSKEGON DEVELOPMENT COMPANY Mount Pleasant, MI 09-01-2019 30,104 791 N/A
SAVOY ENERGY LP Traverse City, MI 09-01-2019 24,497 38 N/A
SUMMIT PETROLEUM COMPANY LLC Traverse City, MI 09-01-2019 23,837 386 N/A
CORE ENERGY LLC Traverse City, MI 09-01-2019 19,658 23 N/A
BREITBURN OPERATING LIMITED PARTNERSHIP Houston, TX 09-01-2019 16,815 969 N/A
PAXTON RESOURCES LLC Gaylord, MI 09-01-2019 12,850 168 N/A
COBRA OIL AND GAS CORPORATION Wichita Falls, TX 09-01-2019 10,014 24 N/A
LAYLINE OIL AND GAS LLC Houston, TX 09-01-2019 8,475 48 N/A
OMIMEX ENERGY INC Ft Worth, TX 09-01-2019 8,444 58 N/A
LEASE MANAGEMENT INC Mount Pleasant, MI 09-01-2019 5,113 69 N/A
W B OSBORN OIL AND GAS OPERATIONS LTD San Antonio, TX 09-01-2019 5,109 8 N/A
GOODALE ENTERPRISES LLC Grand Rapids, MI 09-01-2019 4,440 177 N/A
WHITE ROCK OIL & GAS LLC Dallas, TX 09-01-2019 2,043 5 N/A
TUSCOLA ENERGY INC Bay City, MI 09-01-2019 1,813 35 N/A
BAILER AND DESHAW Kawkawlin, MI 09-01-2019 1,749 69 N/A
FEDERATED OIL AND GAS PROPERTIES INC Traverse City, MI 09-01-2019 1,693 10 N/A
ARBOR OPERATING LLC Traverse City, MI 09-01-2019 1,636 9 N/A
CHRISTIAN OIL CO INC Allegan, MI 09-01-2019 1,519 49 N/A
WHITE RIVER PRODUCTION LLC Fort Worth, TX 09-01-2019 1,418 2 N/A
SOMOCO INC Traverse City, MI 09-01-2019 1,399 4 N/A
YOST ENERGY INC Midland, MI 09-01-2019 1,365 24 N/A
SCHMUDE OIL INC Traverse City, MI 09-01-2019 1,273 6 N/A
JORDAN DEVELOPMENT COMPANY LLC Traverse City, MI 09-01-2019 1,218 346 N/A

Michigan Oil & Gas Permits by Year

Michigan Counties By Production

County National Rank State Rank County Value Producers Production Date Oil Produced Monthly Gas Produced Monthly BOE Produced Daily
Alcona County, MI #706 #55 $0 6 09-01-2019 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Allegan County, MI #601 #25 $73,637,008 5 09-01-2019 2,664 BBL 0 MCF 89 BOE
Alpena County, MI #706 #55 $0 7 09-01-2019 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Antrim County, MI #674 #48 $19,090,439 9 09-01-2019 321 BBL 0 MCF 11 BOE
Arenac County, MI #540 #15 $207,739,716 12 09-01-2019 5,121 BBL 0 MCF 238 BOE
Barry County, MI #672 #47 $11,651,276 2 09-01-2019 354 BBL 0 MCF 12 BOE
Bay County, MI #443 #4 $396,714,819 6 09-01-2019 20,446 BBL 0 MCF 687 BOE
Benzie County, MI #522 #9 $378,743,219 2 09-01-2019 9,054 BBL 0 MCF 302 BOE
Calhoun County, MI #543 #16 $424,403,079 12 09-01-2019 7,008 BBL 0 MCF 234 BOE
Charlevoix County, MI #706 #55 $0 2 09-01-2019 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Cheboygan County, MI #612 #29 $164,775,007 1 09-01-2019 2,310 BBL 0 MCF 77 BOE
Clare County, MI #524 #11 $224,140,091 10 09-01-2019 9,055 BBL 0 MCF 302 BOE
Crawford County, MI #494 #8 $496,290,334 7 09-01-2019 11,952 BBL 0 MCF 399 BOE
Eaton County, MI #684 #53 $13,951,784 2 09-01-2019 160 BBL 0 MCF 5 BOE
Genesee County, MI #647 #40 $12,902,761 2 09-01-2019 804 BBL 0 MCF 27 BOE
Gladwin County, MI #534 #13 $140,044,914 7 09-01-2019 6,485 BBL 0 MCF 260 BOE
Grand Traverse County, MI #523 #10 $960,572,123 14 09-01-2019 8,314 BBL 0 MCF 302 BOE
Hillsdale County, MI #641 #38 $41,305,168 2 09-01-2019 871 BBL 0 MCF 29 BOE
Huron County, MI #693 #54 $2,498,369 1 09-01-2019 75 BBL 0 MCF 3 BOE
Ingham County, MI #574 #20 $276,636,573 6 09-01-2019 4,321 BBL 0 MCF 144 BOE
Iosco County, MI #634 #35 $70,246,106 1 09-01-2019 0 BBL 0 MCF 36 BOE
Isabella County, MI #532 #12 $149,828,627 4 09-01-2019 7,869 BBL 0 MCF 262 BOE
Jackson County, MI #342 #1 $898,094,934 3 09-01-2019 51,757 BBL 0 MCF 1,725 BOE
Kalamazoo County, MI #636 #36 $17,084,883 1 09-01-2019 1,063 BBL 0 MCF 35 BOE
Kalkaska County, MI #539 #14 $989,930,886 9 09-01-2019 7,039 BBL 0 MCF 240 BOE
Kent County, MI #614 #30 $47,019,386 3 09-01-2019 2,261 BBL 0 MCF 75 BOE
Lake County, MI #679 #50 $4,548,293 2 09-01-2019 191 BBL 0 MCF 6 BOE
Lapeer County, MI #610 #27 $108,205,148 1 09-01-2019 2,336 BBL 0 MCF 78 BOE
Lenawee County, MI #577 #22 $139,527,969 1 09-01-2019 4,048 BBL 0 MCF 135 BOE
Livingston County, MI #637 #37 $117,479,910 8 09-01-2019 1,059 BBL 0 MCF 35 BOE
Macomb County, MI #682 #51 $15,315,228 2 09-01-2019 174 BBL 0 MCF 6 BOE
Manistee County, MI #442 #3 $2,629,419,325 17 09-01-2019 20,970 BBL 0 MCF 711 BOE
Mason County, MI #644 #39 $114,396,360 2 09-01-2019 810 BBL 0 MCF 27 BOE
Mecosta County, MI #575 #21 $63,956,400 3 09-01-2019 4,293 BBL 0 MCF 143 BOE
Midland County, MI #580 #23 $75,104,384 4 09-01-2019 3,895 BBL 0 MCF 130 BOE
Missaukee County, MI #479 #6 $438,330,203 5 09-01-2019 11,808 BBL 0 MCF 440 BOE
Montcalm County, MI #615 #31 $34,623,542 7 09-01-2019 2,218 BBL 0 MCF 74 BOE
Montmorency County, MI #650 #41 $102,813,951 15 09-01-2019 154 BBL 0 MCF 24 BOE
Muskegon County, MI #624 #32 $66,993,806 2 09-01-2019 1,467 BBL 0 MCF 49 BOE
Newaygo County, MI #626 #34 $37,309,221 2 09-01-2019 1,324 BBL 0 MCF 44 BOE
Oakland County, MI #557 #17 $261,768,554 7 09-01-2019 5,406 BBL 0 MCF 180 BOE
Oceana County, MI #654 #44 $30,355,129 3 09-01-2019 580 BBL 0 MCF 19 BOE
Ogemaw County, MI #478 #5 $297,932,803 5 09-01-2019 9,379 BBL 0 MCF 446 BOE
Osceola County, MI #611 #28 $151,623,284 8 09-01-2019 1,978 BBL 0 MCF 77 BOE
Oscoda County, MI #652 #43 $51,532,263 10 09-01-2019 657 BBL 0 MCF 22 BOE
Otsego County, MI #406 #2 $1,598,058,693 19 09-01-2019 30,210 BBL 0 MCF 1,017 BOE
Ottawa County, MI #625 #33 $27,554,949 4 09-01-2019 1,390 BBL 0 MCF 46 BOE
Presque Isle County, MI #559 #18 $366,880,947 5 09-01-2019 5,305 BBL 0 MCF 177 BOE
Roscommon County, MI #604 #26 $90,557,100 3 09-01-2019 2,642 BBL 0 MCF 88 BOE
Saginaw County, MI #651 #42 $15,325,794 4 09-01-2019 678 BBL 0 MCF 23 BOE
Shiawassee County, MI #676 #49 $4,715,476 1 09-01-2019 237 BBL 0 MCF 8 BOE
St. Clair County, MI #655 #45 $74,216,302 4 09-01-2019 568 BBL 0 MCF 19 BOE
Tuscola County, MI #595 #24 $55,549,437 4 09-01-2019 3,032 BBL 0 MCF 101 BOE
Van Buren County, MI #665 #46 $4,922,338 2 09-01-2019 410 BBL 0 MCF 14 BOE
Washtenaw County, MI #483 #7 $130,252,868 3 09-01-2019 12,874 BBL 0 MCF 429 BOE
Wayne County, MI #573 #19 $92,887,484 2 09-01-2019 4,487 BBL 0 MCF 150 BOE
Wexford County, MI #683 #52 $35,769,665 2 09-01-2019 173 BBL 0 MCF 6 BOE