Texas Oil & Gas Activity

Texas statewide summary oil and gas data that goes back to 1993 and contains information on the 676,925 wells that have been drilled in the state since that time. Texas is ranked #1 in the US based on Barrels of Oil Equivalent (BOE) produced in Oct 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 Jan 1993 and go through Sep 2022.

Texas State Summary Stats

Texas Oil & Gas State Income: $1,815,696,659,870
National Energy Production Rank: #1

Texas Map of Current Permits and Wells

Approved Permit
Oil Well
Gas Well

Tier 1 Acreage
Tier 2 Acreage
Tier 3 Acreage
Fringe Acreage

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Texas Frequently Asked Questions

Questions Answers
How does Texas rank in the nation for oil and gas production? Texas currently ranks #1 in the nation based on barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) production.
How many wells were drilled in Texas so far this year? Texas has had 676,925 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in Texas? There have been 14,300 permits approved in Texas.
What is the average boe produced by well in Texas? 0 BBLs of oil equivalent (BOE) is the average amount produced by a single well in Texas
How many active producers are there in Texas? There are currently 0 active producers in the state of Texas.
What is the average depth an oil or gas well is drilled in Texas? 6,350 feet is the average depth of a well in Texas.

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Texas Oil & Gas Activity Stats

Category Last Year Value Current Year Value YoY Trend YoY % Change
Total Wells 670,602 676,925 Up 0.94%
Total Producing Wells 387,984 0 Down -100%
Percentage of Wells Producing 58% 0% Down 0%
Active Producers 3,331 0 Down -100%
Total Permits 8,527 14,300 Up 68%
Average Well Depth 6,331 6,350 Up 0%
Average BOE per Well 794 0 Flat 0%

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Other States By Production Rank

Rank State Most Recent Month Oil Produced Gas Produced
# 1 Texas Oct 2022 0 BBL 0 MCF
# 1 Oklahoma Jul 2022 20.4M BBL 430M MCF
# 2 Pennsylvania Dec 2022 0 BBL 0 MCF
# 2 New Mexico Nov 2022 46.9M BBL 220.8M MCF
# 3 North Dakota Nov 2022 36M BBL 101.1M MCF
# 4 Colorado Oct 2022 13.5M BBL 185.1M MCF
# 5 Louisiana Oct 2022 2M BBL 158.5M MCF
# 5 Ohio Dec 2018 2.1M BBL 224.6M MCF
# 6 Wyoming Oct 2022 8.2M BBL 70.3M MCF
# 7 Utah Aug 2022 4.1M BBL 23.6M MCF
# 8 Arkansas Jul 2021 265.6K BBL 38.8M MCF
# 9 Mississippi Oct 2022 1.2M BBL 19M MCF
# 10 California Apr 2022 0 BBL 0 MCF
# 10 Montana Jun 2022 1.6M BBL 9.3M MCF
# 11 Kansas Sep 2022 0 BBL 8.7M MCF
# 12 Alabama Aug 2022 367.6K BBL 6.2M MCF
# 13 West Virginia Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF
# 17 Michigan Mar 2022 0 BBL 0 MCF

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Annual Texas Oil & Gas Production

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Texas Oil & Gas Wells Completed by Year

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Texas Oil & Gas Permits by Year

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Browse All Producing Texas Companies

Top Oil & Gas Producers by BOE in Texas

Producer Name Location Production Date Monthly BOE Produced Producing Wells Trailing 12 Month Permits
PIONEER NATURAL RES. USA, INC. Irving, TX Oct 2022 23M BBL 11,331 685
DIAMONDBACK E&P LLC Midland, TX Oct 2022 13.2M BBL 4,621 391
XTO ENERGY INC. Spring, TX Oct 2022 13M BBL 13,340 258
EOG RESOURCES, INC. Houston, TX Oct 2022 12.7M BBL 5,008 277
ENDEAVOR ENERGY RESOURCES L.P. Midland, TX Oct 2022 9.4M BBL 4,054 298
COG OPERATING LLC Midland, TX Oct 2022 7.6M BBL 4,071 133
ANADARKO E&P ONSHORE LLC Houston, TX Oct 2022 7.4M BBL 920 164
CHEVRON U. S. A. INC. Midland, TX Oct 2022 6.6M BBL 3,982 147
WPX ENERGY PERMIAN, LLC Oklahoma City, OK Oct 2022 6M BBL 642 80
CROWNQUEST OPERATING, LLC Midland, TX Oct 2022 5.8M BBL 1,409 164
BURLINGTON RESOURCES O & G CO LP Houston, TX Oct 2022 5.6M BBL 1,487 136
SM ENERGY COMPANY Midland, TX Oct 2022 5.4M BBL 1,338 124
APACHE CORPORATION Houston, TX Oct 2022 5.2M BBL 4,404 46
BPX OPERATING COMPANY Denver, CO Oct 2022 5M BBL 1,107 129
LEWIS PETRO PROPERTIES, INC. San Antonio, TX Oct 2022 4.7M BBL 1,972 67
MARATHON OIL EF LLC Houston, TX Oct 2022 4.6M BBL 2,022 103
CIMAREX ENERGY CO. Midland, TX Oct 2022 4.3M BBL 409 84
CHESAPEAKE OPERATING, L.L.C. Oklahoma City, OK Oct 2022 4.2M BBL 3,045 69
SHELL WESTERN E&P Houston, TX Oct 2022 3.5M BBL 489 N/A
LAREDO PETROLEUM, INC. Tulsa, OK Oct 2022 3.4M BBL 1,777 62
OVINTIV USA INC. Denver, CO Oct 2022 3.1M BBL 1,790 75
SABINE OIL & GAS CORPORATION Houston, TX Oct 2022 3.1M BBL 674 31
DEVON ENERGY PRODUCTION CO, L.P. Oklahoma City, OK Oct 2022 3M BBL 1,560 52
OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD. Houston, TX Oct 2022 2.9M BBL 15,154 92

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Browse All Producing Texas Properties

Texas Top Lease Properties by BOE

Lease Property State County Cumulative BOE Producer Name(s)
Yates Field Unit Texas Pecos County 575.9M BBL KINDER MORGAN PRODUCTION CO LLC
Denver Unit Texas Yoakum County 331.6M BBL OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD.
Sacroc Unit Texas Scurry County 283.2M BBL KINDER MORGAN PRODUCTION CO LLC
Seminole San Andres Unit Texas Gaines County 271.2M BBL OXY USA INC.
Denver Unit Texas Gaines County 222.4M BBL OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD.
North Cowden Unit Texas Ector County 154.9M BBL OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD.
Levelland Unit Texas Hockley County 147.4M BBL OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD.
Salt Creek Field Unit Texas Kent County 144.6M BBL OXY USA WTP LP
Means /san Andres/ Unit Texas Andrews County 142.3M BBL XTO ENERGY INC.
Fullerton Clearfork Unit Texas Andrews County 123.7M BBL XTO ENERGY INC.
Wasson Odc Unit Texas Yoakum County 122.1M BBL OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD.
Hawkins Field Unit Texas Wood County 115.4M BBL XTO ENERGY INC.
Slaughter Estate Unit Texas Hockley County 100.5M BBL OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD.
Willard Unit Texas Yoakum County 67.9M BBL OXY USA WTP LP
Block 31 Unit Texas Crane County 56.2M BBL OXY USA INC.
Cedar Lake Unit Texas Gaines County 55.3M BBL OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD.
Sundown Slaughter Unit Texas Hockley County 50.5M BBL SABINAL ENERGY OPERATING, LLC
Bennett Ranch Unit Texas Yoakum County 47M BBL OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD.
Anton-irish Clearfork Unit Texas Hale County 46.6M BBL OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD.
Xbc Giddings Estate Texas Upton County 45.2M BBL PIONEER NATURAL RES. USA, INC.
Jo-mill Unit Texas Borden County 44.6M BBL JO MILL OIL COMPANY LLC
South Cross Unit Texas Crockett County 41.8M BBL OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD.
Mcelroy, J. T. Cons Texas Upton County 41.5M BBL CHEVRON U. S. A. INC.
Central Mallet Unit Texas Hockley County 39.3M BBL OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD.
West Hasting Unit Texas Brazoria County 39.1M BBL DENBURY ONSHORE, LLC

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Texas Counties By Production

County National Rank State Rank Production Value Producers Production Date Oil Produced Monthly Gas Produced Monthly BOE Produced Daily

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