History of Barangay Duquit
Barangay Duquit is previously spelled as DUKIT and according to the elders, DUQUIT is a species of tall lean trees which made good as house, posts and sculpture is their form of livelihood; it was then headed by a chieftain today known as Barangay Captain.
- A vibrant, progressive, peaceful and united barangay, where its people love and protect its environment. A place where its citizenry are motivated to excel and empowered to be dynamic and competitive.
- A barangay with fresh, young and dynamic leaders that strive to provide the best socio-economic services to its constituent.
- And finally, a leader, innovator and a model community where its residents proudly says “Ganito kami sa Duquit. Sana sa inyo ganito din.”
Duquit the agro-industrial capital of Mabalacat City, a barangay that is ecologically balance, peaceful, progressive and cooperative, a vibrant, productive, united and God-fearing citizen.