You'd be hard pressed to find a safer place than 41-17 48th Street unless it was a police station
Germaphobes might squirm a little bit around 41-17 48th Street, but normal city dwellers won't have many issues.
41-17 48th Street is not great, but not bad either. Monopoly-wise, it's sort of like the orange properties.
In fact, your friends might nickname you "dough boy" if you live at 41-17 48th Street