Mississippi Mineral Answers

Questions Answers
How does Mississippi rank in the nation for oil and gas production? Mississippi currently ranks #11 in the nation based on barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) production.
How many wells were drilled in Mississippi so far this year? Mississippi has had 8,238 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in Texas? There have been 1,666 permits approved in Mississippi.
What is the average boe produced by well in Mississippi? 1,409 BBLs of oil equivalent (BOE) is the average amount produced by a single well in Mississippi
How many active producers are there in Mississippi? There are currently 135 active producers in the state of Mississippi.
What is the average depth an oil or gas well is drilled in Mississippi? 0 feet is the average depth of a well in Mississippi.

Mississippi Oil & Gas Activity Summary

Mississippi statewide summary oil and gas data that goes back to 1946 and contains information on the 8,238 wells that have been drilled in the state since that time. Mississippi is ranked #11 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 07-01-1946 and go through 09-01-2019.

Category Last Year Value Current Year Value YoY Trend YoY % Change
Total Wells 8,206 8,238 Up 0.39%
Total Producing Wells 2,903 2,807 Down -3.31%
Percentage of Wells Producing 35% 34% Down -4%
Active Producers 144 135 Down -6%
Total Permits 478 1,666 Up 249%
Average Well Depth 0 0 Flat 0%
Average BOE per Well 1,556 1,409 Down -9%

Mississippi Map of Current Permits & Rigs

Annual Mississippi Oil & Gas Production

Mississippi Oil & Gas Wells Prepped for Production by Year

Mississippi Top Producers by BOE Production for 09-01-2019

Producer Name Location Production Date BOE Produced Producing Wells Trailing 12 Month Permits
DENBURY ONSHORE, LLC Plano, TX 09-01-2019 2,734,953 BOE 633 32
VENTURE OIL & GAS, INC. Laurel, MS 09-01-2019 310,315 BOE 88 28
TELLUS OPERATING GROUP, LLC Ridgeland, MS 09-01-2019 146,064 BOE 248 20
SOUTHERN ENERGY OPERATING, LLC New Hebron, MS 09-01-2019 87,559 BOE 249 335
PETRO HARVESTER OPERATING COMPANY, LLC Laurel, MS 09-01-2019 67,470 BOE 86 10
AUSTRALIS TMS INC. Houston, TX 09-01-2019 66,075 BOE 31 48
PetroTx Operating, LLC Kingwood, TX 09-01-2019 58,433 BOE 543 565
MOSBACHER ENERGY COMPANY Houston, TX 09-01-2019 38,790 BOE 28 8
PRUET PRODUCTION CO Jackson, MS 09-01-2019 33,816 BOE 29 4
ALPINE GAS OPERATOR, LLC Dallas, TX 09-01-2019 25,117 BOE 12 6
ROUNDTREE & ASSOCIATES, INC. Ridgeland, MS 09-01-2019 19,383 BOE 11 9
CYPRESS OPERATING, INC Shreveport, LA 09-01-2019 17,450 BOE 10 N/A
STRONG ROCK OPERATING COMPANY, LLC Ridgeland, MS 09-01-2019 16,369 BOE 13 11
PAR MINERALS CORPORATION Shreveport, LA 09-01-2019 16,183 BOE 22 N/A
PETCO PETROLEUM CORP. Hinsdale, IL 09-01-2019 15,361 BOE 12 1
ROVER OPERATING, LLC Dallas, TX 09-01-2019 13,947 BOE 16 4
Central Operating, LLC Laurel, MS 09-01-2019 13,808 BOE 36 N/A
EAGLE OIL AND GAS CO. Dallas, TX 09-01-2019 11,554 BOE 15 N/A
GOODRICH PETROLEUM COMPANY, LLC Houston, TX 09-01-2019 11,432 BOE 14 N/A
WHITING OIL AND GAS CORPORATION Midland, TX 09-01-2019 10,697 BOE 4 5

Mississippi Oil & Gas Permits by Year

Mississippi Counties By Production

County National Rank State Rank County Value Producers Production Date Oil Produced Monthly Gas Produced Monthly BOE Produced Daily
Adams County, MS #331 #15 $2,555,568,457 30 09-01-2019 55,384 BBL 6,923 MCF 1,885 BOE
Amite County, MS #283 #8 $1,453,117,573 15 09-01-2019 76,515 BBL 49,299 MCF 2,824 BOE
Chickasaw County, MS #587 #34 $99,075,918 5 09-01-2019 391 BBL 14,357 MCF 93 BOE
Claiborne County, MS #643 #38 $42,647,946 1 09-01-2019 0 BBL 2,661 MCF 15 BOE
Clarke County, MS #377 #16 $3,484,483,887 15 09-01-2019 34,585 BBL 13,637 MCF 1,229 BOE
Clay County, MS #647 #39 $179,004,262 3 09-01-2019 107 BBL 1,796 MCF 14 BOE
Covington County, MS #291 #10 $1,580,952,671 7 09-01-2019 38,084 BBL 239,163 MCF 2,598 BOE
Forrest County, MS #449 #22 $226,180,577 6 09-01-2019 1,904 BBL 89,331 MCF 560 BOE
Franklin County, MS #409 #19 $1,109,952,808 19 09-01-2019 25,966 BBL 2,362 MCF 879 BOE
Greene County, MS #568 #30 $492,209,403 4 09-01-2019 3,835 BBL 225 MCF 129 BOE
Hinds County, MS #470 #23 $595,282,798 8 09-01-2019 12,137 BBL 11,158 MCF 467 BOE
Jasper County, MS #180 #5 $9,222,994,384 14 09-01-2019 229,398 BBL 202,580 MCF 8,772 BOE
Jefferson County, MS #559 #29 $232,585,079 6 09-01-2019 2,598 BBL 11,288 MCF 149 BOE
Jefferson Davis County, MS #277 #7 $5,200,647,332 12 09-01-2019 8,053 BBL 502,797 MCF 3,062 BOE
Jones County, MS #175 #4 $5,526,320,229 23 09-01-2019 224,585 BBL 308,567 MCF 9,200 BOE
Lamar County, MS #295 #12 $5,924,313,624 5 09-01-2019 21,999 BBL 333,384 MCF 2,585 BOE
Lawrence County, MS #536 #26 $597,987,153 5 09-01-2019 2,517 BBL 19,781 MCF 194 BOE
Lee County, MS #632 #37 $66,508,989 2 09-01-2019 0 BBL 3,948 MCF 22 BOE
Leflore County, MS #605 #35 $19,961,086 1 09-01-2019 1,955 BBL 0 MCF 65 BOE
Lincoln County, MS #287 #9 $2,931,983,082 4 09-01-2019 81,100 BBL 76 MCF 2,704 BOE
Lowndes County, MS #547 #27 $227,359,942 6 09-01-2019 1,709 BBL 18,648 MCF 161 BOE
Madison County, MS #100 #2 $2,856,518,107 3 09-01-2019 1,422 BBL 5,732,356 MCF 31,894 BOE
Marion County, MS #412 #20 $2,311,652,433 10 09-01-2019 2,906 BBL 136,758 MCF 857 BOE
Monroe County, MS #522 #25 $972,037,428 9 09-01-2019 1,212 BBL 39,657 MCF 261 BOE
Pearl River County, MS #585 #33 $742,068,990 4 09-01-2019 322 BBL 14,878 MCF 93 BOE
Perry County, MS #448 #21 $538,515,548 3 09-01-2019 16,488 BBL 2,272 MCF 562 BOE
Pike County, MS #389 #18 $1,914,552,929 7 09-01-2019 32,209 BBL 0 MCF 1,074 BOE
Pontotoc County, MS #627 #36 $37,458,974 1 09-01-2019 0 BBL 4,736 MCF 26 BOE
Rankin County, MS #91 #1 $15,954,832,346 3 09-01-2019 437 BBL 7,062,759 MCF 39,252 BOE
Scott County, MS #577 #31 $121,372,086 1 09-01-2019 2,856 BBL 2,250 MCF 108 BOE
Simpson County, MS #489 #24 $1,428,854,980 7 09-01-2019 9,899 BBL 9,600 MCF 383 BOE
Smith County, MS #307 #14 $1,649,188,829 15 09-01-2019 62,729 BBL 55,116 MCF 2,397 BOE
Walthall County, MS #556 #28 $700,283,246 3 09-01-2019 441 BBL 25,364 MCF 156 BOE
Warren County, MS #580 #32 $374,576,687 2 09-01-2019 1,461 BBL 9,147 MCF 100 BOE
Wayne County, MS #172 #3 $6,488,700,514 25 09-01-2019 224,900 BBL 376,196 MCF 9,587 BOE
Wilkinson County, MS #387 #17 $1,264,733,899 18 09-01-2019 29,223 BBL 22,555 MCF 1,099 BOE
Yazoo County, MS #210 #6 $3,564,374,539 5 09-01-2019 172,871 BBL 109,481 MCF 6,371 BOE