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Oklahoma Mineral Rights


Oklahoma Mineral Rights cover some of the most resource rich areas in the United States. Oklahoma contains over 7,500 productive formation names. Oklahoma ranks 5th in the nation for crude oil production. Oklahoma accounts for about 8% of the total U.S. natural gas production. Over 480,000 wells have been drilled in the state of Oklahoma, and at one time in 1927 it was the largest oil producing region in the world. The first oil well discovered in Oklahoma was the Nellie Johnstone No. 1 in 1897.

Major Oil and Gas Fields in Oklahoma

  • Burbank Field
  • Fitts Field
  • Golden Trend Field
  • Hugoton Field
  • Postle Field
  • Sho-vel-tum field
  • Stiles Ranch Field
  • Strong City District Field

Oil and Gas Companies Active in Oklahoma

  • Anadarko Petroleum
  • Chesapeake Energy
  • Conoco
  • Devon Energy
  • Marathon Oil
  • RKK Production

Oklahoma Mineral Rights Links

Oklahoma Corporation Commission: http://www.occeweb.com/Orawebapps/OCCOraWebAppsone.html

Additional Reading

  • Oil & Gas 101 – General information for mineral rights owners. Start here if you’re a newbie.
  • Woodford Shale - Short article describing geology, location & counties within the Woodford Shale. Written for oil and gas mineral rights and royalty owners.