Lea County, NM Oil & Gas Activity

Lea County, NM ranks #1 in the state for BOE produced in the most recent month (Jun 2021). The information below is the summary of oil and gas data that goes back to 1973 and contains information on the 19,634 wells that have been drilled from Jul 1973 to Jun 2021.

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Lea County, NM
County Income: $149,874,238,983
National Energy Production Rank: #2

Lea County, NM Map of Current Permits and Wells

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Lea County, NM Frequently Asked Questions

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How does Lea County, NM rank in the nation for oil and gas production? Lea County, NM currently ranks #2 in the nation based on barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) production.
How many wells were drilled in Lea County, NM so far this year? Lea County, NM has had 19,634 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in Texas? There have been 1,011 permits approved in Lea County, NM.
What is the average boe produced by well in Lea County, NM? 2,521 BBLs of oil equivalent (BOE) is the average amount produced by a single well in Lea County, NM
How many active producers are there in Lea County, NM? There are currently 175 active producers in the county of Lea County, NM.
What is the average depth an oil or gas well is drilled in Lea County, NM? 9,405 feet is the average depth of a well in Lea County, NM.

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Lea County, NM Oil & Gas Activity Stats

Category Last Year Value Current Year Value YoY Trend YoY % Change
Total Wells 12,325 19,634 Up 59.3%
Total Producing Wells 11,460 11,323 Down -1.2%
Percentage of Wells Producing 93% 58% Down 61%
Active Producers 207 175 Down -15%
Total Permits 603 1,011 Up 68%
Average Well Depth 9,666 9,405 Down -3%
Average BOE per Well 1,322 1,654 Up 25%

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Lea County, NM Oil & Gas Production by Year

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Lea County, NM Oil & Gas Wells Completed by Year

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Lea County, NM Oil & Gas Permits by Year

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Top Producers by BOE Production in Lea County, NM

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Producer Name Location Production Date Oil Produced Gas Produced BOE Produced
APACHE CORPORATION Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 251.6K BBL 1M MCF 296K BOE
BTA OIL PRODUCERS, LLC Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 862.8K BBL 2.3M MCF 965.6K BOE
CHEVRON MIDCONTINENT, L.P. Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 8.1K BBL 55.1K MCF 10.5K BOE
CHEVRON U S A INC Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 515.3K BBL 3M MCF 648.9K BOE
CIMAREX ENERGY CO. Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 398.7K BBL 1.8M MCF 479.1K BOE
CIMAREX ENERGY CO. OF COLORADO Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 153.2K BBL 500.8K MCF 175K BOE
COG OPERATING LLC Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 1.7M BBL 4.2M MCF 1.9M BOE
COG PRODUCTION, LLC Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 194.8K BBL 1.9M MCF 279.4K BOE
CONOCOPHILLIPS COMPANY Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 491.8K BBL 2M MCF 579.7K BOE
DEVON ENERGY PRODUCTION COMPANY, LP Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 2.5M BBL 8.6M MCF 2.9M BOE
EOG RESOURCES INC Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 6.4M BBL 19.7M MCF 7.2M BOE
JOHNSON OP CO Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 7.8K BBL 85.2K MCF 11.5K BOE
LEGACY RESERVES OPERATING, LP Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 115K BBL 355K MCF 130.4K BOE
MACK ENERGY CORP Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 28.8K BBL 76.4K MCF 32.1K BOE
MARATHON OIL PERMIAN LLC Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 194.6K BBL 408.4K MCF 212.3K BOE
MATADOR PRODUCTION COMPANY Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 563.2K BBL 1.1M MCF 615.2K BOE
MEWBOURNE OIL CO Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 965.4K BBL 2.6M MCF 1M BOE
Murchison Oil and Gas, LLC Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 391 BBL 1.7K MCF 468 BOE
OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 403.9K BBL 662.8K MCF 432.7K BOE
OXY USA INC Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 486.4K BBL 1.7M MCF 561.9K BOE
OXY USA WTP LIMITED PARTNERSHIP Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 6 BBL 71 MCF 9 BOE
RANCH LTD Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 24.1K BBL 50.2K MCF 26.3K BOE
WPX Energy Permian, LLC Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 223 BBL 1.7K MCF 300 BOE
XTO ENERGY, INC Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 145.6K BBL 319.4K MCF 159.5K BOE
XTO PERMIAN OPERATING LLC. Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 232.1K BBL 242.3K MCF 242.6K BOE

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Lea County, NM Top Wells by BOE Production for Jun 2021

Well Name API # Well Location Reported Production Date BOE Produced
FALCON 36 FEDERAL COM #501H 30-025-48214 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 101.4K BOE
ZIA HILLS 19 FEDERAL COM #108H 30-025-44235 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 94.6K BOE
FALCON 25 FEDERAL COM #703H 30-025-47793 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 86.4K BOE
FALCON 25 FEDERAL COM #702H 30-025-47792 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 85.4K BOE
FALCON 25 FEDERAL COM #704H 30-025-47794 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 84.5K BOE
FALCON 36 FEDERAL COM #502H 30-025-48215 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 83.8K BOE
FALCON 25 FEDERAL COM #701H 30-025-47791 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 82.9K BOE
FALCON 25 FEDERAL COM #602H 30-025-47790 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 82.3K BOE
FRAZIER 27 STATE COM #202H 30-025-46776 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 76.9K BOE
FALCON 36 FEDERAL COM #721H 30-025-48246 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 72.8K BOE
FALCON 36 FEDERAL COM #503H 30-025-48216 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 71.5K BOE
FRAZIER 27 STATE COM #206H 30-025-46780 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 71.2K BOE
BILLIKEN 6 18 FEDERAL COM #005H 30-025-47563 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 68.7K BOE
FRAZIER 27 STATE COM #103H 30-025-46772 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 68.5K BOE
FRAZIER 27 STATE COM #101H 30-025-46805 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 66.2K BOE
BILLIKEN 6 18 FEDERAL COM #010H 30-025-47568 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 65.4K BOE
CHIMICHANGAS 12 STATE COM #602H 30-025-46615 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 65.3K BOE
FRAZIER 27 STATE COM #204H 30-025-46778 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 64.5K BOE
FRAZIER 27 STATE COM #102H 30-025-46771 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 59.6K BOE
RESOLUTE 12 FEDERAL COM #703H 30-025-47607 Lea County, New Mexico Jun 2021 57.2K BOE
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Lea County, NM Township-Ranges

County Township-Range Producers Oil Produced Monthly Gas Produced Monthly BOE Produced Daily Production Date
Lea County 13S-36E 8 1M BBL 3.5M MCF 55.4K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 9S-32E 20 5.1M BBL 25.4M MCF 311.9K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 9S-33E 90 26.1M BBL 32.4M MCF 1M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 9S-34E 10 4.5M BBL 13.7M MCF 227.2K BOE Jun 2021
Lea County 9S-35E 15 22.8M BBL 29.5M MCF 926.1K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 9S-36E 25 56.7M BBL 22.9M MCF 2M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 9S-37E 55 8.4M BBL 27.4M MCF 435.3K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 9S-38E 40 2.5M BBL 22.2M MCF 208K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 10S-32E 29 14.7M BBL 43.6M MCF 734.1K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 10S-33E 24 5.4M BBL 24.9M MCF 318.8K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 10S-34E 56 7.3M BBL 92.9M MCF 761.1K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 10S-36E 25 3.5M BBL 2.4M MCF 130.8K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 10S-37E 24 4M BBL 1M MCF 141.5K BOE Jun 2021
Lea County 11S-32E 8 2.5M BBL 8.8M MCF 133K BOE Jun 2021
Lea County 11S-33E 100 37.6M BBL 156.9M MCF 2.1M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 11S-34E 48 3.4M BBL 126.7M MCF 817.9K BOE Jun 2021
Lea County 11S-35E 12 734.8K BBL 12.6M MCF 94.8K BOE Jun 2021
Lea County 12S-32E 10 31.7M BBL 27.6M MCF 1.2M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 12S-33E 34 25.2M BBL 50.3M MCF 1.1M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 12S-34E 48 10.5M BBL 78.5M MCF 786.6K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 12S-37E 12 9.5M BBL 4M MCF 341.4K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 12S-38E 44 15.3M BBL 15.6M MCF 599.7K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 13S-32E 29 17.2M BBL 43.9M MCF 818.5K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 13S-33E 12 6.4M BBL 13.5M MCF 291.2K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 13S-34E 8 371.6K BBL 3.2M MCF 30.4K BOE Jun 2021
Lea County 13S-35E 4 220.3K BBL 17.3M MCF 103.8K BOE Jun 2021
Lea County 13S-37E 4 2.4M BBL 2.4M MCF 96.6K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 13S-38E 36 15.8M BBL 11.9M MCF 595.3K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 14S-32E 18 6.9M BBL 10.3M MCF 288.5K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 14S-33E 33 18.6M BBL 43.9M MCF 864.5K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 14S-34E 28 7.7M BBL 16.6M MCF 351.3K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 14S-35E 16 1.3M BBL 13.4M MCF 120.6K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 14S-36E 12 879.1K BBL 18.8M MCF 134K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 14S-37E 36 112.9M BBL 68.9M MCF 4.1M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 14S-38E 20 6.8M BBL 9M MCF 278.5K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 15S-32E 18 8.7M BBL 54M MCF 592.6K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 15S-33E 18 43.9M BBL 26.7M MCF 1.6M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 15S-34E 12 3.4M BBL 48.6M MCF 385.7K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 15S-35E 40 30.8M BBL 156M MCF 1.8M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 15S-36E 12 5M BBL 29.5M MCF 332.6K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 15S-37E 28 93M BBL 68.8M MCF 3.4M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 15S-38E 4 2.5M BBL 1.9M MCF 97.3K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 16S-32E 93 13.9M BBL 39.9M MCF 686.2K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 16S-33E 62 21M BBL 101.7M MCF 1.2M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 16S-34E 92 35.2M BBL 297.9M MCF 2.8M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 16S-35E 138 35.5M BBL 403M MCF 3.4M BOE Aug 2021
Lea County 16S-36E 57 58.2M BBL 108.4M MCF 2.5M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 16S-37E 53 40.7M BBL 52.1M MCF 1.6M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 16S-38E 32 6.1M BBL 6M MCF 237.1K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 16S-39E 4 986.4K BBL 1.4M MCF 41.1K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 17S-32E 236 242.5M BBL 492.7M MCF 10.8M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 17S-33E 192 66.5M BBL 95.3M MCF 2.7M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 17S-34E 201 255.5M BBL 745.3M MCF 12.6M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 17S-35E 165 280.1M BBL 1B MCF 15M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 17S-36E 33 49M BBL 23.5M MCF 1.7M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 17S-37E 24 26.7M BBL 47.9M MCF 1.1M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 17S-38E 8 5.2M BBL 2.2M MCF 188K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 18S-32E 268 102.5M BBL 277.1M MCF 4.9M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 18S-33E 184 70.4M BBL 226.2M MCF 3.6M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 18S-34E 166 168.7M BBL 296.4M MCF 7.2M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 18S-35E 121 173.3M BBL 291.1M MCF 7.3M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 18S-36E 42 2.6M BBL 11.1M MCF 151.3K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 18S-37E 22 70.8M BBL 145.2M MCF 3.1M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 18S-38E 66 267.3M BBL 444.4M MCF 11.3M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 20S-35E 88 56.2M BBL 131.4M MCF 2.6M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 20S-36E 129 63.6M BBL 325M MCF 3.9M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 20S-37E 228 113.8M BBL 814.6M MCF 8.3M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 18S-39E 12 10.8M BBL 17.1M MCF 456.9K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 19S-32E 278 104.3M BBL 329M MCF 5.3M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 19S-33E 132 36.4M BBL 252M MCF 2.6M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 19S-34E 173 72.5M BBL 256.5M MCF 3.8M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 19S-35E 113 55.7M BBL 48.5M MCF 2.1M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 19S-36E 100 67.5M BBL 199.7M MCF 3.3M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 19S-37E 108 78.9M BBL 333.1M MCF 4.4M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 19S-38E 60 165.1M BBL 219.2M MCF 6.7M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 20N-34E 4 795.7K BBL 2.6M MCF 41K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 20N-35E 4 287.4K BBL 323.8K MCF 11.3K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 20S-32E 62 15.2M BBL 66.3M MCF 878.2K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 20S-33E 109 38.4M BBL 109.9M MCF 1.8M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 20S-34E 181 143.3M BBL 330.2M MCF 6.6M BOE Aug 2021
Lea County 20S-38E 165 73.1M BBL 378M MCF 4.5M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 20S-39E 42 2.8M BBL 18.7M MCF 200.7K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 21S-32E 144 40.9M BBL 498.3M MCF 4.1M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 21S-33E 116 99.4M BBL 187.9M MCF 4.3M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 21S-34E 180 58.7M BBL 398.9M MCF 4.1M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 21S-35E 144 16.6M BBL 441.7M MCF 3M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 21S-36E 264 226.2M BBL 1.3B MCF 14.9M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 21S-37E 327 200.2M BBL 2.2B MCF 19.2M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 21S-38E 15 1.3M BBL 3.6M MCF 66.4K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 22S-32E 190 107.8M BBL 289.9M MCF 5.2M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 22S-33E 60 63.2M BBL 162.4M MCF 3M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 22S-34E 107 72.2M BBL 492M MCF 5.1M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 22S-35E 81 23.9M BBL 63.8M MCF 1.1M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 22S-36E 160 56.9M BBL 650.4M MCF 5.5M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 22S-37E 324 91.9M BBL 1.6B MCF 12.2M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 22S-38E 76 14.1M BBL 235M MCF 1.7M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 23S-32E 169 142.6M BBL 537.2M MCF 7.7M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 23S-33E 137 152.7M BBL 534.7M MCF 8M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 23S-34E 146 107.6M BBL 418M MCF 5.9M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 23S-35E 55 18.7M BBL 36.3M MCF 826.3K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 23S-36E 100 19.3M BBL 494.7M MCF 3.3M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 23S-37E 107 61.9M BBL 315.1M MCF 3.8M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 23S-38E 19 2.9M BBL 8M MCF 144.1K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 24N-32E 4 1.8M BBL 4.6M MCF 86.6K BOE Jun 2021
Lea County 24S-32E 158 193.5M BBL 723.8M MCF 10.4M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 24S-33E 188 357.8M BBL 1.2B MCF 19.1M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 24S-34E 139 114.4M BBL 683.7M MCF 7.6M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 24S-35E 64 51.5M BBL 123.6M MCF 2.4M BOE Jun 2021
Lea County 24S-36E 75 29.3M BBL 218.2M MCF 2.1M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 24S-37E 144 53.6M BBL 415.1M MCF 4M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 26S-37E 34 69.2M BBL 214.1M MCF 3.4M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 24S-38E 38 40.3M BBL 36.3M MCF 1.5M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 25S-32E 120 151M BBL 494.8M MCF 7.7M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 25S-33E 142 321.4M BBL 1B MCF 16.7M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 25S-34E 100 116.7M BBL 423.7M MCF 6.2M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 25S-35E 90 78.3M BBL 101.5M MCF 3.1M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 25S-36E 40 30.7M BBL 99.8M MCF 1.5M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 25S-37E 93 42.2M BBL 376.4M MCF 3.5M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 25S-38E 21 12.7M BBL 11.8M MCF 490K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 26S-32E 113 152.9M BBL 716.3M MCF 9M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 26S-33E 123 243.2M BBL 695.1M MCF 11.9M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 26S-34E 88 111.2M BBL 272.1M MCF 5.2M BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 26S-35E 72 22.3M BBL 115.8M MCF 1.3M BOE Jun 2021
Lea County 26S-36E 32 12.5M BBL 52.4M MCF 709.1K BOE Jul 2021
Lea County 26S-38E 3 287.2K BBL 976.6K MCF 15K BOE Jul 2021