Oil & Gas Activity in Lea County, NM

Oil Production
35.9M BBLs
Total County Oil Production for Mar 2024
Gas Production
115.4M MCF
Total County Gas Production for Mar 2024
Total BOE (16:1)
38M BBLs
Total County BOE Production for Mar 2024
Lea County, NM is Ranked
#1
Nationally In Overall Production
Lea County, NM is Ranked
#1
Statewide In Overall Production

Lea County, NM Oil & Gas Production

New Mexico Rank
#1
in Total Oil Production
New Mexico Rank
#2
in Total Gas Production
45.2k
Drilled Wells
13.7k
Active Wells
169
Operators
13.3k
Permits on File
Lea County, NM Accounts for
58.74%
Of Oil Production in New Mexico
Lea County, NM Accounts for
39.28%
Of Gas Production in New Mexico

New Mexico Counties Ranked by Oil Production

RankCountyProduction PeriodOil Production
#1Lea County, NMMar 202435.9M BBLs
#2Eddy County, NMMar 202424.3M BBLs
#3San Juan County, NMMar 2024467.8k BBLs
#4Sandoval County, NMMar 2024195.9k BBLs
#5Chaves County, NMMar 2024148.7k BBLs
#6Rio Arriba County, NMMar 202463.6k BBLs
#7Roosevelt County, NMMar 202432.8k BBLs

New Mexico Counties Ranked by Gas Production

RankCountyProduction PeriodGas Production
#1Eddy County, NMMar 2024128.9M MCF
#2Lea County, NMMar 2024115.4M MCF
#3San Juan County, NMMar 202422.5M MCF
#4Rio Arriba County, NMMar 202419.1M MCF
#5Harding County, NMMar 20242.6M MCF
#6Union County, NMMar 20242.4M MCF
#7Colfax County, NMMar 20241.1M MCF
#8Sandoval County, NMMar 2024913.5k MCF
#9Chaves County, NMMar 2024843.6k MCF
#10Roosevelt County, NMMar 202475.6k MCF
#11McKinley County, NMMar 20243.5k MCF

Largest Properties in Lea County, NM

Property NameCountyMost Current PeriodOil ProductionGas ProductionActive Wells
BELL LAKE UNITLea County, NMMar 2024432.7k BBLs1.7M MCF67
BELL LAKE UNIT NORTHLea County, NMMar 2024335.8k BBLs1.3M MCF61
BING CLAWSBY WC FEDERAL COMLea County, NMMar 2024289k BBLs665.6k MCF3
COTTON DRAWLea County, NMMar 2024280.3k BBLs1.9M MCF182
DRIVER 14 FEDERAL COMLea County, NMMar 2024380.8k BBLs791.7k MCF19
FRODERICK 3Lea County, NMMar 2024573.3k BBLs1.5M MCF17
JACKSON UNITLea County, NMMar 2024358.4k BBLs3.1M MCF80
LLAMA MALL 26 35 FEDERALLea County, NMMar 2024313.7k BBLs604.6k MCF7
MARGARITA 13 FEDERAL COMLea County, NMMar 2024402.6k BBLs557.1k MCF21
MESA 8105 1 1Lea County, NMMar 2024334.7k BBLs1.5M MCF31
MODELO 10 FEDERAL COMLea County, NMMar 2024402.5k BBLs1.9M MCF25
NORTH HOBBSLea County, NMMar 2024302.5k BBLs952.6k MCF460
ONYX 35 FEDERAL COMLea County, NMMar 2024330.6k BBLs474k MCF8
OUTRIDERLea County, NMMar 2024552.3k BBLs2.0M MCF18
PEGASUS 3 FEDERAL COMLea County, NMMar 2024305.8k BBLs1.2M MCF34
QUEEN KEELY STATE COMLea County, NMMar 2024323.5k BBLs426.1k MCF20
RED HILLSLea County, NMMar 2024302.6k BBLs1.5M MCF50
RUTHLESS 11 FEDERAL COMLea County, NMMar 2024435.9k BBLs1.8M MCF38
VAN DOO DAH 33Lea County, NMMar 2024673.2k BBLs2.6M MCF13
YUKON 20 FEDERAL COMLea County, NMMar 2024587k BBLs1.5M MCF30
View All Properties in Lea County, NM

Largest Producing Companies in Lea County, NM

Property NameLocationMost Current PeriodOil ProductionGas ProductionActive Wells
AVANT OPERATING, LLCDenver, COMar 2024371.5k BBLs836.3k MCF98
BTA OIL PRODUCERS, LLCMIDLAND, TXMar 2024925.9k BBLs3.6M MCF220
CHEVRON USA INCMIDLAND, TXMar 20241.0M BBLs3.3M MCF170
CIMAREX ENERGY COMIDLAND, TXMar 20241.0M BBLs3.2M MCF184
CIVITAS PERMIAN OPERATING, LLCDENVER, COMar 2024967.5k BBLs2.0M MCF126
COG OPERATING LLCMIDLAND, TXMar 20241.8M BBLs4.5M MCF478
COG PRODUCTION LLCMIDLAND, TXMar 2024360.2k BBLs2.2M MCF97
DEVON ENERGY PRODUCTION COMPANY, L.P.OKLAHOMA CITY, OKMar 20243.8M BBLs15M MCF626
EARTHSTONE OPERATING, LLCTHE WOODLANDS, TXMar 20241.6M BBLs2.9M MCF202
EOG RESOURCES INCMIDLAND, TXMar 20249.5M BBLs34.7M MCF1,771
FRANKLIN MOUNTAIN ENERGY LLCDenver, COMar 20241.1M BBLs1.6M MCF113
KAISER-FRANCIS OIL COMPANYTULSA, OKMar 2024958.9k BBLs4.1M MCF163
MARATHON OIL PERMIAN LLCHouston, TXMar 2024755.7k BBLs1.5M MCF89
MATADOR PRODUCTION COMPANYDALLAS, TXMar 20242.1M BBLs4.4M MCF406
MEWBOURNE OIL COMPANYTYLER, TXMar 20242.3M BBLs5.0M MCF438
OCCIDENTAL PERMIAN LTD.HOUSTON, TXMar 2024485.2k BBLs952.8k MCF257
OXY USA INCHOUSTON, TXMar 20241.3M BBLs3.1M MCF231
PERMIAN RESOURCES OPERATING, LLCMIDLAND, TXMar 20241.1M BBLs3.2M MCF204
TAP ROCK OPERATING, LLCGOLDEN, COMar 2024700.3k BBLs6.5M MCF151
XTO ENERGY INC.SPRING, TXMar 2024640.5k BBLs2.2M MCF51
View All Companies in Lea County, NM

Counties Surrounding Lea County, NM

National RankState RankCountyMost Current PeriodOil ProductionGas ProductionWellsOperators
#19#10Andrews County, TXJan 20244.2M BBLs8.8M MCF32.4k147
#167#6Chaves County, NMMar 2024148.7k BBLs843.6k MCF7.5k32
#162#58Cochran County, TXJan 2024169.4k BBLs157.4k MCF7.9k52
#88#38Dawson County, TXJan 2024501.8k BBLs366.2k MCF5.6k79
#48#25Ector County, TXJan 20241.3M BBLs3.0M MCF30.3k111
#2#2Eddy County, NMMar 202424.3M BBLs128.9M MCF38.2k113
#44#23Gaines County, TXJan 20241.4M BBLs1.3M MCF16k86
#71#31Hockley County, TXJan 2024795.9k BBLs481.1k MCF12.9k61
#9#4Loving County, TXJan 202411.2M BBLs40.8M MCF8.4k50
#260#94Lubbock County, TXJan 202469.6k BBLs3.9k MCF1.7k20
#541#174Lynn County, TXJan 20248.8k BBLs2.2k MCF88113
#4#2Martin County, TXJan 202417M BBLs44.7M MCF17.2k56
#3#1Midland County, TXJan 202417.7M BBLs68.1M MCF20.1k57
#350#9Roosevelt County, NMMar 202432.8k BBLs75.6k MCF1.8k14
#163#59Terry County, TXJan 2024170k BBLs21.7k MCF3.7k46
#20#11Ward County, TXJan 20244.1M BBLs13.2M MCF16.7k95
#45#24Winkler County, TXJan 20241.4M BBLs3.3M MCF13.9k87
#31#18Yoakum County, TXJan 20242.2M BBLs4.4M MCF13.4k60