Fourth of July

In observance of the Independence Day holiday, the Railroad Commission of Texas will be closed Friday, July 3, 2020.

Research and Statistics

Beginning 06/09/2020, the RRC’s Central Records will reopen with reduced hours Monday to Friday following closure in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. A limited number of people will be able to enter daily by appointment for the sole purpose of reviewing historical research materials.

Initially, a limited number of eight individuals will be allowed in Central Records each day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. by appointment only. To request an appointment, email the RRC at Digital@rrc.texas.gov. Appointments are first come, first served.

For more details on visiting the RRC’s Central Records during the COVID-19 pandemic, view the mandatory procedure, which includes safety requirements.


Oil and Gas data, statistics and reports are categorized below.