Yosemite Lakes is a census-designated place (CDP) in Madera County, California, United States. It is part of the Madera - Chowchilla Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 4,952 at the 2010 census, up from 4,160 at the 2000 census.GeographyYosemite Lakes is located at.According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 21.0sqmi, of which, 20.9sqmi of it is land and 0.1sqmi of it (0.46%) is water.Demographics2010The 2010 United States Census reported that Yosemite Lakes had a population of 4,952. The population density was 235.8 people per square mile (91.1/km²). The racial makeup of Yosemite Lakes was 4,408 (89.0%) White, 38 (0.8%) African American, 91 (1.8%) Native American, 51 (1.0%) Asian, 8 (0.2%) Pacific Islander, 131 (2.6%) from other races, and 225 (4.5%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 517 persons (10.4%).