New Mexico Oil & Gas Activity

New Mexico statewide summary oil and gas data that goes back to 1973 and contains information on the 109,429 wells that have been drilled in the state since that time. New Mexico is ranked #3 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 Jul 1973 and go through Aug 2022.

New Mexico State Summary Stats

New Mexico Oil & Gas State Income: $421,133,212,572
National Energy Production Rank: #3

New Mexico Map of Current Permits and Wells

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Oil Well
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Other

Tier 1 Acreage
Tier 2 Acreage
Tier 3 Acreage
Fringe 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 #3 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 109,429 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in New Mexico? There have been 11,668 permits approved in New Mexico.
What is the average boe produced by well in New Mexico? 1,854 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 279 active producers in the state of New Mexico.
What is the average depth an oil or gas well is drilled in New Mexico? 6,689 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 108,220 109,429 Up 1.12%
Total Producing Wells 46,070 44,739 Down -2.89%
Percentage of Wells Producing 43% 41% Down -4%
Active Producers 344 279 Down -19%
Total Permits 5,168 11,668 Up 126%
Average Well Depth 6,638 6,689 Up 1%
Average BOE per Well 1,547 1,854 Up 20%

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Other States By Production Rank

Rank State Most Recent Month Oil Produced Gas Produced
# 1 Texas Jun 2022 110.4M BBL 480.9M MCF
# 2 Pennsylvania Dec 2021 77.7K BBL 679.1M MCF
# 3 New Mexico Jul 2022 46.7M BBL 217.3M MCF
# 4 Louisiana Jun 2022 3.1M BBL 316M MCF
# 5 North Dakota Jul 2022 35.4M BBL 85.9M MCF
# 6 Oklahoma Mar 2022 12.4M BBL 221M MCF
# 7 Colorado Jun 2022 12.8M BBL 172M MCF
# 8 West Virginia Dec 2018 1.2M BBL 166.1M MCF
# 9 Ohio Dec 2018 998.5K BBL 88.2M MCF
# 10 California Dec 2021 0 BBL 0 MCF
# 10 Wyoming Jun 2022 5.9M BBL 56.3M MCF
# 11 Utah Apr 2022 3.4M BBL 21.2M MCF
# 12 Arkansas Jul 2021 265.6K BBL 38.8M MCF
# 13 Mississippi Jun 2022 1.2M BBL 18M MCF
# 14 Montana Mar 2022 1.5M BBL 9.3M MCF
# 15 Kansas May 2022 0 BBL 9.6M MCF
# 16 Alabama Feb 2022 372.5K BBL 5.4M MCF
# 17 Michigan Jan 2022 0 BBL 0 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 Jul 2022 13.4M BBL 1,649 633
MEWBOURNE OIL CO Hobbs, NM Jul 2022 8.5M BBL 1,280 410
DEVON ENERGY PRODUCTION COMPANY, LP Oklahoma City, OK Jul 2022 8M BBL 1,071 213
XTO PERMIAN OPERATING LLC. Midland, TX Jul 2022 5.9M BBL 480 78
OXY USA INC Houston, TX Jul 2022 4.7M BBL 1,453 71
COG OPERATING LLC Midland, TX Jul 2022 4.2M BBL 934 128
TAP ROCK OPERATING, LLC Golden, CO Jul 2022 4M BBL 282 499
MATADOR PRODUCTION COMPANY Dallas, TX Jul 2022 3.4M BBL 502 88
HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY Houston, TX Jul 2022 3.3M BBL 10,935 14
CHEVRON U S A INC Midland, TX Jul 2022 2.8M BBL 392 124
XTO ENERGY, INC Midland, TX Jul 2022 2.2M BBL 252 96
CIMAREX ENERGY CO. Midland, TX Jul 2022 1.8M BBL 243 93
BTA OIL PRODUCERS, LLC Midland, TX Jul 2022 1.6M BBL 231 55
CENTENNIAL RESOURCE PRODUCTION, LLC Denver, CO Jul 2022 1.3M BBL 133 153
Spur Energy Partners LLC Houston, TX Jul 2022 1.1M BBL 2,605 209
Gas Production, LLC Fort Worth, TX Jul 2022 1M BBL 43 31
GAS NORTHERN DELAWARE, LLC Oklahoma City, OK Jul 2022 968.6K BBL 31 126
CIMAREX ENERGY CO. OF COLORADO Midland, TX Jul 2022 928.8K BBL 300 53
ADVANCE ENERGY PARTNERS HAT MESA, LLC Houston, TX Jul 2022 922.3K BBL 95 138
APACHE CORPORATION Midland, TX Jul 2022 872.8K BBL 2,000 9
SIMCOE LLC Durango, CO Jul 2022 807.2K BBL 2,248 7
MorningStar Operating LLC Fort Worth, TX Jul 2022 725.7K BBL 1,127 8
DJR OPERATING, LLC Aztec, NM Jul 2022 704K BBL 341 55
MARATHON OIL PERMIAN LLC Houston, TX Jul 2022 702.9K BBL 207 76
COLGATE OPERATING, LLC Midland, TX Jul 2022 674.4K BBL 123 31

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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 #183 #8 $480,810,936 43 Jul 2022 129.5K BBL 848.4K MCF 9K BOE
Eddy County, NM #2 #2 $137,133,765,866 111 Jul 2022 19.6M BBL 99.1M MCF 1.2M BOE
Harding County, NM #139 #5 $4,211,232,843 2 Jul 2022 0 BBL 2.8M MCF 15.7K BOE
Lea County, NM #1 #1 $175,288,846,410 174 Jul 2022 26M BBL 77.3M MCF 1.2M BOE
McKinley County, NM #588 #10 $279,017,497 3 Jul 2022 682 BBL 5.2K MCF 51.93 BOE
Rio Arriba County, NM #64 #4 $34,012,963,799 35 Jul 2022 55K BBL 12.4M MCF 71K BOE
Roosevelt County, NM #325 #9 $548,889,278 22 Jul 2022 31.4K BBL 116.1K MCF 1.6K BOE
Sandoval County, NM #164 #7 $1,703,384,396 18 Jul 2022 184.6K BBL 937.3K MCF 11.3K BOE
San Juan County, NM #41 #3 $64,736,588,782 46 Jul 2022 628.3K BBL 21.1M MCF 138.6K BOE
Union County, NM #150 #6 $405,487,771 1 Jul 2022 0 BBL 2.4M MCF 13.8K BOE

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