West Virginia Oil & Gas Activity

West Virginia statewide summary oil and gas data that goes back to 1985 and contains information on the 114,864 wells that have been drilled in the state since that time. West Virginia is ranked #13 in the US based on Barrels of Oil Equivalent (BOE) produced in Dec 2018. 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 1985 and go through Dec 2021.

West Virginia State Summary Stats

West Virginia Oil & Gas State Income: $0
National Energy Production Rank: #13

West Virginia Map of Current Permits and Wells

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West Virginia Frequently Asked Questions

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How does West Virginia rank in the nation for oil and gas production? West Virginia currently ranks #13 in the nation based on barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) production.
How many wells were drilled in West Virginia so far this year? West Virginia has had 114,864 wells drilled this year.
How many approved permits are there in West Virginia? There have been 3,314 permits approved in West Virginia.
What is the average boe produced by well in West Virginia? 0 BBLs of oil equivalent (BOE) is the average amount produced by a single well in West Virginia
How many active producers are there in West Virginia? There are currently 420 active producers in the state of West Virginia.
What is the average depth an oil or gas well is drilled in West Virginia? 0 feet is the average depth of a well in West Virginia.

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West Virginia Oil & Gas Activity Stats

Category Last Year Value Current Year Value YoY Trend YoY % Change
Total Wells 114,228 114,864 Up 0.56%
Total Producing Wells 46,540 44,550 Down -4.28%
Percentage of Wells Producing 41% 39% Down -5%
Active Producers 393 420 Up 7%
Total Permits 810 3,314 Up 309%
Average Well Depth 0 0 Flat 0%
Average BOE per Well 14 0 Down -100%

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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 New Mexico Nov 2022 46.9M BBL 220.8M MCF
# 2 Pennsylvania Dec 2022 0 BBL 0 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 West Virginia Oil & Gas Production

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West Virginia Oil & Gas Wells Completed by Year

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West Virginia Oil & Gas Permits by Year

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Browse All Producing West Virginia Companies

Top Oil & Gas Producers by BOE in West Virginia

Producer Name Location Production Date Monthly BOE Produced Producing Wells Trailing 12 Month Permits

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West Virginia Top Lease Properties by BOE

Lease Property State County Cumulative BOE Producer Name(s)
Kiessling, Terry & Helen West Virginia Ritchie County 1.2M BBL CNX GAS COMPANY LLC
Noble Energy, Inc. West Virginia Tyler County 1M BBL CNX GAS COMPANY LLC
Cokeley, Lawrence & Angela West Virginia Ritchie County 630.7K BBL CNX GAS COMPANY LLC
Consolidation Coal Company West Virginia Marshall County 519.2K BBL CNX GAS COMPANY LLC,NOBLE ENERGY, INC.,SWN PRODUCTION COMPANY, LLC
Cnx Gas Company Llc West Virginia Ritchie County 291.4K BBL CNX GAS COMPANY LLC
Noble Energy, Inc. West Virginia Ritchie County 282.7K BBL CNX GAS COMPANY LLC
Wilson, James H. & Wilma J. West Virginia Ritchie County 117K BBL EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY
Howell, Charles L. And Ruth C. West Virginia Wetzel County 114.4K BBL EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY
Stone Energy Corp. West Virginia Wetzel County 108.5K BBL EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY
Pierce, Harold K. West Virginia Ritchie County 103.3K BBL EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY
Pribble, Raymond West Virginia Wetzel County 93K BBL BLUE GROUP OPERATING, INC.,EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY
Mapel, David L. Et Al West Virginia Tyler County 92.5K BBL CNX GAS COMPANY LLC
Morton, Jerry West Virginia Ritchie County 65.4K BBL EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY
Ball, Robert D. & Sherry A. West Virginia Tyler County 58.9K BBL EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY
Ppg Industries, Inc. West Virginia Marshall County 56.9K BBL TUG HILL OPERATING, LLC
Cnx Gas Company, Llc West Virginia Marshall County 52.6K BBL TUG HILL OPERATING, LLC
Janie Denoon Trust West Virginia Wetzel County 51.4K BBL EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY
Noble Energy, Inc West Virginia Tyler County 50.1K BBL CNX GAS COMPANY LLC
Secrist, Mary Farr West Virginia Doddridge County 47.1K BBL CNG PRODUCING COMPANY,ENERGY CORPORATION OF AMERICA,EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY
Lawrence Zumpetta, Et Al West Virginia Wetzel County 45K BBL EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY
Morris, I. L. West Virginia Doddridge County 42K BBL ANTERO RESOURCES CORPORATION,CNG PRODUCING COMPANY,DOMINION ENERGY TRANSMISSION, INC.,EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY,EQUITRANS, L. P.,INTERSTATE PRODUCTION COMPANY, INC.,KEY OIL COMPANY,MURRAY HILL ENERGY, INC.,TARGA DEVELOPMENT, INC.
Henderson, Justin L. West Virginia Doddridge County 41.3K BBL EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY,STALNAKER ENERGY CORPORATION
Britton, Dewayne Et Ux West Virginia Ritchie County 32.6K BBL EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY
Lemons, Gary And Judy West Virginia Wetzel County 31.9K BBL EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY
Peter, Donna J. West Virginia Tyler County 31.6K BBL EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY

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West Virginia Counties By Production

County National Rank State Rank Production Value Producers Production Date Oil Produced Monthly Gas Produced Monthly BOE Produced Daily
Barbour County, WV #359 #1 $0 38 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Boone County, WV #359 #1 $0 16 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Braxton County, WV #359 #1 $0 43 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Brooke County, WV #359 #1 $0 2 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Cabell County, WV #359 #1 $0 20 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Calhoun County, WV #359 #1 $0 70 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Clay County, WV #359 #1 $0 27 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Doddridge County, WV #359 #1 $0 75 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Fayette County, WV #359 #1 $0 13 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Gilmer County, WV #359 #1 $0 83 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Hancock County, WV #359 #1 $0 3 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Harrison County, WV #359 #1 $0 58 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Jackson County, WV #359 #1 $0 33 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Kanawha County, WV #359 #1 $0 46 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Lewis County, WV #359 #1 $0 66 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Lincoln County, WV #359 #1 $0 28 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Logan County, WV #359 #1 $0 18 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Marion County, WV #359 #1 $0 27 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Marshall County, WV #359 #1 $0 14 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Mason County, WV #359 #1 $0 11 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
McDowell County, WV #359 #1 $0 21 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Mercer County, WV #359 #1 $0 6 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Mineral County, WV #359 #1 $0 4 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Mingo County, WV #359 #1 $0 23 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Monongalia County, WV #359 #1 $0 19 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Nicholas County, WV #359 #1 $0 13 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Ohio County, WV #359 #1 $0 2 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Pendleton County, WV #359 #1 $0 1 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Pleasants County, WV #359 #1 $0 48 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Preston County, WV #359 #1 $0 8 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Putnam County, WV #359 #1 $0 24 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Raleigh County, WV #359 #1 $0 19 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Randolph County, WV #359 #1 $0 12 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Ritchie County, WV #359 #1 $0 111 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Roane County, WV #359 #1 $0 49 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Summers County, WV #359 #1 $0 1 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Taylor County, WV #359 #1 $0 19 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Tucker County, WV #359 #1 $0 7 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Tyler County, WV #359 #1 $0 31 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Upshur County, WV #359 #1 $0 36 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Wayne County, WV #359 #1 $0 22 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Webster County, WV #359 #1 $0 1 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Wetzel County, WV #359 #1 $0 28 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Wirt County, WV #359 #1 $0 39 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Wood County, WV #359 #1 $0 31 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE
Wyoming County, WV #359 #1 $0 19 Dec 2018 0 BBL 0 MCF 0 BOE

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