Quick Facts

Montana ranks 12th in oil production and 20th in natural gas production nationally, and is the 14th largest consumer of energy per capita.

Here are a few quick facts on production:


45,000 + total oil wells drilled
5,000+ active oil wells today
65,000 barrels of oil/day
1.9 million barrels oil/month
23 million barrels oil/year

Natural Gas

65,000+  total gas wells drilled
6,200+ active gas wells today
5,000,000 MCF gas/month
69,000,000 MCF gas/year