About Us

Josey Oil Company is a privately owned, independent oil and gas company located in Houston, Texas. Founded in 1926, Josey Oil has built a reputation on technical expertise and environmental safety, by maintaining professional, thoroughly-trained personnel. Over the last 87 years, Josey Oil has drilled and/or participated in over 10,000 onshore oil and gas wells in the Gulf Coast.

In addition to onshore drilling and operations, Josey Oil Company has participated in other onshore oil and gas projects as a non-operator in Harris, Brazoria, and Refugio counties. Josey Oil continues to actively pursue both operated and non-operated prospects and properties that provide indicators of enhancement possibilities throughout the Gulf Coast.

Josey Oil Company is a member of Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners Association (TIPRU).


Josey Oil Company operates wells in the Joyce Richards Field and the Josey Ranch Field located in Harris County, Texas. Furthermore, Josey Oil operates in the Manvel Field located in Brazoria County and the Greta Field in Refugio County.