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Crude Oil Production by County
in Nebraska

Nebraska's production by county is best represented by the map. The darkest areas produced the largest quantities in 2012. Historical numbers are in the following tables. Totals can be viewed in the report Crude Oil Production.

Crude Oil Production by County in Nebraska, 2012

Crude Oil Production by County in Nebraska for the year 2012.

Crude Oil Production by County in Nebraska,
1984 – 2012
Table 1 of 2

(Barrels)

Year Banner Chase Cheyenne Deuel Dundy Frontier Furnas Garden Harlan
Year Banner Chase Cheyenne Deuel Dundy Frontier Furnas Garden Harlan
2012 202,093 896 210,167 839 254,066 29,124 13,010 2,263 8,253
2011 251,387 911 210,264 793 193,649 29,828 14,146 2,018 8,187
2010 172,448 1,014 206,366 912 213,374 23,758 15,398 1,583 8,380
2009 148,636 958 216,267 645 214,335 18,068 15,718 2,093 8,597
2008 141,549 1,056 221,038 546 284,254 21,341 16,267 1,872 8,689
2007 110,799 1,136 233,557 983 269,936 21,909 15,417 2,913 9,601
2006 121,430 1,215 240,684 927 167,928 24,890 15,445 2,953 10,074
2005 136,638 1,276 254,870 1,882 183,659 25,744 12,312 4,502 10,359
2004 151,514 1,422 267,720 2,298 224,805 27,449 13,541 6,157 11,634
2003 152,829 1,604 284,847 2,851 375,879 27,539 13,530 5,427 12,806
2002 157,582 1,327 314,368 2,906 305,894 31,363 13,411 5,574 11,576
2001 169,160 1,423 359,749 1,854 391,686 30,918 14,022 7,100 9,020
2000 180,326 1,403 420,846 3,153 330,525 35,275 14,469 6,625 12,052
1999 169,431 1,481 398,056 1,315 192,284 37,910 15,902 5,684 11,052
1998 203,578 1,577 467,003 0 344,347 40,716 15,874 7,428 12,994
1997 233,304 1,583 546,425 0 204,462 43,308 17,266 7,229 14,756
1996 254,221 1,776 589,915 0 148,033 41,059 18,990 8,351 13,240
1995 283,193 1,856 599,965 34 108,988 48,679 19,733 4,965 12,809
1994 308,526 1,797 682,800 0 101,470 54,691 19,996 1,143 12,407
1993 346,969 2,217 783,505 0 110,070 54,862 24,637 1,771 11,838
1992 389,439 2,492 751,136 0 123,291 62,777 28,380 2,142 16,635
1991 419,953 2,707 743,202 0 155,914 66,749 38,314 2,301 17,968
1990 390,077 3,158 819,031 0 154,381 60,796 28,161 2,451 19,212
1989 385,677 3,570 919,001 0 180,239 68,004 29,106 2,608 19,562
1988 418,562 3,925 1,063,357 0 191,568 73,026 30,604 1,873 19,872
1987 462,657 0 1,099,791 0 141,394 78,394 28,894 2,674 22,110
1986 534,064 0 1,594,044 0 152,140 78,827 31,950 2,743 25,884
1985 602,762 0 1,156,152 0 171,415 99,377 27,758 3,145 30,742
1984 592,874 0 1,123,110 0 187,774 91,138 31,479 3,907 29,621

Crude Oil Production by County in Nebraska,
1984 – 2012
Table 2 of 2

(Barrels)

Year Hayes Hitchcock Kimball Lincoln Morrill Red Willow Richardson Scotts Bluff Sioux
Year Hayes Hitchcock Kimball Lincoln Morrill Red Willow Richardson Scotts Bluff Sioux
2012 47,457 767,974 548,702 2,090 48,515 268,744 80,252 27,870 1,041
2011 40,272 746,110 601,322 1,855 50,731 263,627 61,357 26,332 1,099
2010 36,904 524,737 623,579 2,509 53,455 257,531 38,061 26,107 1,228
2009 41,510 500,254 680,859 895 57,805 271,474 31,276 28,600 856
2008 47,156 534,827 699,706 1,322 63,207 289,302 31,117 30,036 348
2007 42,332 551,932 659,054 1,508 61,790 288,222 33,510 29,795 981
2006 45,788 551,472 698,344 1,923 69,084 305,542 23,903 30,077 1,276
2005 54,047 566,146 735,380 2,587 65,401 299,750 21,841 34,869 2,189
2004 60,465 570,885 721,233 1,124 79,738 310,768 19,441 36,319 719
2003 65,705 581,798 763,853 34 100,943 309,022 18,487 37,785 0
2002 71,146 611,071 777,446 2,157 93,371 323,695 16,927 38,826 218
2001 75,557 631,808 767,674 2,650 96,350 304,976 15,235 40,127 2,486
2000 78,534 665,848 698,576 2,853 118,127 321,016 20,477 42,651 2,595
1999 73,919 670,110 612,328 2,719 85,495 330,784 17,130 33,593 2,106
1998 98,949 768,690 678,082 4,211 81,647 386,981 14,013 47,322 2,440
1997 97,681 861,726 700,949 3,728 93,950 433,867 17,746 55,255 3,599
1996 95,152 959,040 730,132 4,985 103,335 487,142 21,113 62,407 4,219
1995 102,457 1,069,829 800,989 2,891 120,646 525,835 29,281 61,733 0
1994 119,505 1,170,753 911,773 1,554 135,635 574,806 42,124 77,342 0
1993 125,760 1,340,375 1,123,629 1,871 134,841 690,248 38,130 76,138 1,394
1992 149,501 1,525,782 1,357,646 3,133 149,447 785,741 38,177 84,615 3,854
1991 177,316 1,667,341 1,399,691 3,487 164,050 851,914 31,906 85,525 3,777
1990 216,649 1,852,168 1,029,480 1,995 188,135 993,756 34,409 91,471 4,392
1989 241,707 1,912,424 884,888 2,217 203,752 1,220,950 39,300 110,144 6,395
1988 193,982 1,440,318 751,257 2,314 193,478 1,434,475 35,349 116,574 7,895
1987 166,610 1,252,940 849,285 2,566 228,583 1,590,513 46,323 109,736 8,461
1986 23,882 1,671,689 997,013 3,523 280,397 1,559,491 41,394 119,072 1,520
1985 1,568 1,979,897 1,053,896 4,706 302,268 1,312,608 63,718 132,491 0
1984 0 1,480,969 1,053,999 5,708 265,575 1,394,111 65,013 143,874 571

Sources: "Nebraska Oil Activity Summary." Nebraska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission, Sidney, NE. Nebraska Energy Office, Lincoln, NE.

The table and map were updated on September 17, 2013.
Typically, there is one year between updates.