New Mexico Oil & Gas Activity

New Mexico statewide summary oil and gas data that goes back to 1973 and contains information on the 106,682 wells that have been drilled in the state since that time. New Mexico is ranked #5 in the US based on Barrels of Oil Equivalent (BOE) produced in Apr 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 Jul 1973 and go through Apr 2021.

New Mexico State Summary Stats

New Mexico Oil & Gas State Income: $367,457,121,018
National Energy Production Rank: #5

New Mexico Map of Current Permits and Wells

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Oil Well
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Tier 1 Acreage
Tier 2 Acreage
Tier 3 Acreage
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New Mexico Frequently Asked Questions

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How does New Mexico rank in the nation for oil and gas production? New Mexico currently ranks #5 in the nation based on barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) production.
How many wells were drilled in New Mexico so far this year? New Mexico has had 106,682 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in New Mexico? There have been 2,290 permits approved in New Mexico.
What is the average boe produced by well in New Mexico? 1,237 BBLs of oil equivalent (BOE) is the average amount produced by a single well in New Mexico
How many active producers are there in New Mexico? There are currently 286 active producers in the state of New Mexico.
What is the average depth an oil or gas well is drilled in New Mexico? 6,602 feet is the average depth of a well in New Mexico.

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New Mexico Oil & Gas Activity Stats

Category Last Year Value Current Year Value YoY Trend YoY % Change
Total Wells 106,026 106,682 Up 0.62%
Total Producing Wells 45,738 42,445 Down -7.2%
Percentage of Wells Producing 43% 40% Down -8%
Active Producers 351 286 Down -19%
Total Permits 1,627 2,290 Up 41%
Average Well Depth 6,529 6,602 Up 1%
Average BOE per Well 1,221 1,237 Up 1%

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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 New Mexico Oil & Gas Production

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New Mexico Oil & Gas Wells Completed by Year

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New Mexico Oil & Gas Permits by Year

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Browse All Producing New Mexico Companies

Top Oil & Gas Producers by BOE in New Mexico

Producer Name Location Production Date Monthly BOE Produced Producing Wells Trailing 12 Month Permits
EOG RESOURCES INC Midland, TX Apr 2021 10M BBL 1,677 155
COG OPERATING LLC Midland, TX Apr 2021 5.3M BBL 972 132
MEWBOURNE OIL CO Hobbs, NM Apr 2021 4.5M BBL 1,084 119
OXY USA INC Houston, TX Apr 2021 4M BBL 1,407 22
HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY Houston, TX Apr 2021 3.4M BBL 10,904 N/A
XTO PERMIAN OPERATING LLC. Midland, TX Apr 2021 3.1M BBL 356 N/A
CHEVRON U S A INC Midland, TX Apr 2021 2.1M BBL 919 20
MATADOR PRODUCTION COMPANY Dallas, TX Apr 2021 1.9M BBL 381 24
XTO ENERGY, INC Midland, TX Apr 2021 1.5M BBL 531 17
BTA OIL PRODUCERS, LLC Midland, TX Apr 2021 1.4M BBL 190 14
TAP ROCK OPERATING, LLC Golden, CO Apr 2021 1.4M BBL 122 209
CIMAREX ENERGY CO. Midland, TX Apr 2021 1.1M BBL 210 N/A
Spur Energy Partners LLC Houston, TX Apr 2021 989K BBL 2,447 163
CONOCOPHILLIPS COMPANY Midland, TX Apr 2021 917.4K BBL 826 1
APACHE CORPORATION Midland, TX Apr 2021 829.5K BBL 2,015 N/A
MARATHON OIL PERMIAN LLC Houston, TX Apr 2021 756.5K BBL 193 5
COG PRODUCTION, LLC Midland, TX Apr 2021 688.2K BBL 139 N/A
OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD Houston, TX Apr 2021 566.7K BBL 260 1
ENDURING RESOURCES, LLC Denver, CO Apr 2021 456.2K BBL 779 N/A
KAISER-FRANCIS OIL CO Tulsa, Ok, OK Apr 2021 420.2K BBL 45 46
CENTENNIAL RESOURCE PRODUCTION, LLC Denver, CO Apr 2021 407.2K BBL 79 203
LOGOS OPERATING, LLC Farmington, NM Apr 2021 375.2K BBL 1,093 N/A
CHISHOLM ENERGY OPERATING, LLC Fort Worth, TX Apr 2021 319.9K BBL 147 6
CIMAREX ENERGY CO. OF COLORADO Midland, TX Apr 2021 308K BBL 287 2
GAS NORTHERN DELAWARE, LLC Oklahoma City, OK Apr 2021 300.8K BBL 8 1

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New Mexico Top Lease Properties by BOE

Lease Property State County Cumulative BOE Producer Name(s)

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New Mexico Counties By Production

County National Rank State Rank Production Value Producers Production Date Oil Produced Monthly Gas Produced Monthly BOE Produced Daily
Chaves County, NM #258 #8 $269,523,287 40 Apr 2021 101.2K BBL 741.2K MCF 7.4K BOE
Colfax County, NM #338 #9 $41,628,049 1 Apr 2021 0 BBL 756.8K MCF 4.2K BOE
Eddy County, NM #12 #2 $114,726,252,879 112 Apr 2021 10.4M BBL 61.1M MCF 689.8K BOE
Harding County, NM #194 #5 $4,022,270,614 2 Apr 2021 0 BBL 2.9M MCF 16.3K BOE
Lea County, NM #8 #1 $146,982,755,468 179 Apr 2021 15.9M BBL 50M MCF 809.7K BOE
McKinley County, NM #719 #11 $276,013,213 3 Apr 2021 365 BBL 5.5K MCF 43.27 BOE
Rio Arriba County, NM #89 #4 $33,499,521,018 40 Apr 2021 77K BBL 12.3M MCF 71.2K BOE
Roosevelt County, NM #435 #10 $505,047,642 25 Apr 2021 40.2K BBL 109.9K MCF 1.9K BOE
Sandoval County, NM #248 #7 $1,449,306,861 16 Apr 2021 124.4K BBL 692.8K MCF 7.9K BOE
San Juan County, NM #62 #3 $63,677,680,115 47 Apr 2021 305.3K BBL 21M MCF 127.2K BOE
Union County, NM #207 #6 $138,374,138 1 Apr 2021 0 BBL 2.4M MCF 13.4K BOE

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